A New Year’s Resolution of Hope
By Irma McClaurin
Dec 29, 2007
About This Essay
My 2008 New Year’s Resolution is to cast a vote for hope by voting for Barack Obama. I have heard the media’s hype about why Obama may not be the right choice. He is inexperienced; he is not Black enough, etc. But I have asked myself, since when did Black America let the American media decide our future? In the past, they have been dishonest, biased and at times downright racist. So let’s examine their questions about Obama.