Former President Obama Says All Black Americans Should Get Reparations Because The U.S. Was ‘Built On The Backs Of Slaves’

Barack Obama says reparations for all black Americans are 'justified'. Credit: Instagram/@barackobama
Daily Mail: Obama calls for reparations for black Americans because the 'wealth of this country was built on the backs of slaves' – but says he couldn't get it done as president due to the 'politics of white resistance'
* Obama said reparations would have been met with 'white resistance' in a Renegades: Born in the USA podcast episode with Bruce Springsteen * During his 2008 presidential campaign, Obama appeared to oppose reparations * Reparations are payments made and programs created to help the descendants of slavery * Obama said 'the talk of welfare queens' and 'the undeserving poor' would have made a reparations program 'counterproductive'
Former President Barack Obama claimed reparations for black Americans are 'justified' but explained in his podcast with Bruce Springsteen that it was a 'nonstarter' during his presidency because of 'white resistence'.
During his 2008 presidential campaign, Obama appeared to oppose reparations and argued that 'the best reparations we can provide are good schools in the inner city and jobs for people who are unemployed.'
Update #1: Obama says ‘white resentment’ made reparations a ‘non-starter’ during presidency (NYPost) Update #2: BARACK BLAST Obama says ALL black Americans should get reparations because country was ‘built on the backs of slaves’ (The US SUN)
WNU Editor: The groundwork to make the case for paying reparations is already being prepared …. Biden Backs Studying Reparations as Congress Considers Bill (AP).
But will America's non-black population agree to what will probably be a massive transfer of wealth to a specific racial group in the U.S.?
You tell me.Original Article

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