Barack Obama and Derrick Bell

Ace of Spades

Okay sure Obama may have spoken at rally for Prof. Derrick Bell while a law student at Harvard but that was a long time ago and doesn’t mean that he subscribed to his racial views or anything, right?

Well here’s what Prof. Barack Obama was teaching at the University of Chicago Law School. This is his Spring Term 1994 Syllabus for his “Current Issues in Racism and the Law” seminar:

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Okay maybe Bell wasn’t just some guy in the intellectual neighborhood after all.

 

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