Poll Suggests Obama’s Term Is Altering Views on Race – NYTimes.com

“With him as president, people seem to be working together toward the same goals and that has helped race relations,” she said. “Before there was more of a separation, blacks working for black goals and whites for white goals. Obama has helped change the perception of blacks in a positive way, but it’s also the times. ‘’

via Poll Suggests Obama’s Term Is Altering Views on Race – NYTimes.com.

2 thoughts on “Poll Suggests Obama’s Term Is Altering Views on Race – NYTimes.com

    • I argue elsewhere on this blog that since this country was founded on the “one drop rule” blacks and indeed any person of color, no matter how much white they are… are still seen as Other.

      So, no, not much difference, and actually folks calling out that “well he’s half white” as if it were a badge to be proud of? Suspect to say the least.

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