Unbelievable! Slaves were “immigrants” who “found inspiration in all those who had come before them”?!?!
Oh, wait. That wasn’t Ben Carson.
Those remarks were made by another prominent African American — Barack Obama — who happened to be president at the time.
Surely Obama’s inept comparison raised hackles, too, right?
Well, not exactly. In fact, Obama’s remarks — which were contained in a written speech he read from a teleprompter at a naturalization ceremony on Dec. 15, 2015 — received widespread and fulsome praise.Read More