A speech is considered a great speech when it gives an important insight into todays world that nobody has realized yet, when it gives hope for the future, when it inspires people to try for higher goals in life, when it shows that a better future is possible. The speech that Barack Obama gave on the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther Kings great civil rights speech was neither of these. Obama gave a speech that was from another time and place that no longer exists, it was playing the race card in the most shameless manner that has ever been done. It was a speech that might have had some meaning in the year 1960, but it had nothing to do with todays world.
Obama gave a speech that was right in line with race hustlers like Al Sharpton and Jessee Jackson. Obama was abusing African Americans in