What do you feel is the significance of Obamas election to the black community?

I t obviously shows that we have finally become an equal society.
It doesn't mean we are out of the woods in regards to racism, but we have made significant progress towards it.
He has no bearing on the black community, as his black heritage is not American black but Kenyan black. His black ancestors represented the selling side of slave trade.
I don't care if he's purple with green dots - he's simply a dirty, lying, corrupt, typical, Chicago politician. We'll be lucky if we make it through his first two years no matter his race.
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