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By Jabari Asim

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What Obama ability by Jabari Asim, well known cultural critic and writer of The N Word, is a well timed and sharp research of ways the “Obama phenomenon” exhibits growth in American politics and society. A frequent visitor and commentator on “The Colbert Report,” “The at the present time Show,” NPR’s “Diane Rehm convey” and lots of different media courses, Asim also examines how cultural and political forces led to the watershed 2008 presidential election whereas indicating what the election means for each American.  

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