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Do We Live in a Post-Racial Society?

Do We Still Need to Talk About Race? (September 16, 2009)

With the election of President Obama, some say race is no longer an obstacle to success and the “American Dream” is more reality than not.

Ben Jealous, executive director of the NAACP, and Gerald Torres, professor at the University of Texas Law School and coauthor of The Miner’s Canary: Enlisting Race, Resisting Power, Transforming Democracy, challenged that assumption in a recent discussion.

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