It's a matter of loyalty. If she says vote for Obama, I will....
.... as soon as he can explain Black Liberation Theology to the rest of the faithful.
We are told we cannot hold another man's religion against him. True for some. Not others.
How otherwise can one reply if another holds it against you?
This is a real hurt, Senator Obama. This is a real wound. Is it your intent to spend the duration of your term closing that wound?
Or fixing the economy, the environment, the war, the housing crisis, the cleanup (FINALLY!!) of New Orleans, you know, FIX STUFF.
In my generation, we believed we had taken down the ropes. Two very powerful forces were at work: the media and our shared belief in God. Black Liberation Theology hammers our souls on the anvil of our shared beliefs.
Is it a goal of your administration to take our souls off the anvil, or to hammer harder? When the anvil breaks the hammer, what is between them remains undone.