My President Was Black

Ta-Nehisi Coates writes this beautiful tribute to Barack Obama. Take your time with it, savor it, reflect on it. As usual, Mr. Coates understands American history, and as a result, helps us appreciate the magic of the past eight years. At the same time, Mr. Coates reminds us, “The idea that America would follow its first black president with Donald Trump accorded with its history.” I highly encourage you to read this article.


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