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diggy
05-05-2007, 02:53 PM
Well, it seems "America" is apparantly not ready for a black president. Obama is now under secret service protection after receiving threats.

At first, CNN said the threat was not specific, that was yesterday. Now they say the threat is racially motivated, and here is an exerpt:

Unfortunately, some of the information we found was racially motivated. It is a sad reality in this day and age that Mr. Obama's African-American heritage is a cause for very violent and hatred, hated reactions among some people."

http://www.cnn.com/2007/POLITICS/05/03/obama.protection/index.html?eref=rss_topstories