Hooray, Racism Has Been Eradicated! Now, Can We Move On?
By: John Lillpop
With the election of Barack Hussein Obama to the U.S. Presidency, it is time to officially declare racism dead and buried so that the nation can move on!
Lest there be any doubt as to the complete integration of African-Americans into mainstream culture, consider these facts:
America celebrates the birthday of Martin Luther King as a national holiday, the only individual so honored!
Condelezza Rice is America’s Secretary of State, after succeeding Colin Powell.
Clarence Thomas is one of nine Justices on the U.S. Supreme Court.
The world’s greatest golfer is an American named Tiger Woods.
America’s most wealthy and famous talk show host is Oprah Winfrey.
All genres of American music are heavily influenced and represented by African -Americans.
The all-time career home run king in major league baseball is Barry Bonds, after he supplanted Henry Aaron.
African-Americans dominate the National Basketball Association and professional football.
Hollywood and television entertainment boasts of countless black mega stars.
The right of African-Americans to equal opportunity in employment, housing, and education is well codified in local, state, and federal laws.
How can anyone deny that African-Americans are among the most prominent of all Americans?
Time to abandon the pity pot of “racism victim” and move on!