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Friday, February 6, 2009

What would Paul Robeson say?

Posted By on Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 9:18 AM

A House committee today routinely approved the sanitized version of Rep. Stephanie Flowers' previously controversial resolution of commendation for Barack Obama. It now carries the Republican Party seal of approval for playing down slavery. As the song says: What do they care if de world's got troubles? What do they care if de land ain't free? ... You don't dass make de white boss frown.

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