Questions: Even after this recent development, will critics within the Black Community maintain that Obama has done "nothing" to help the Black Community? If so, why? Is this event not proof positive that Obama, in fact, does care about the Black Community? In addition to the clear support towards HBCU's signaled by this Executive Order, what else does Obama need to do for the Black Community to win over the hearts of critics?
Saturday, February 27, 2010
Tavis Smiley vs. Al Sharpton) that has been unfolding recently within the Black Community regarding Obama's focus, or lack thereof, on a "Black Agenda." This action tends to contradict those in the "Tavis" camp who feel that the President has either done "nothing" or "not enough" with respect to programs and initiatives that are specifically aimed at the Black Community. See the White House video below: