Obama's Government Gospel

Excerpt: Rev. Wright's bizarre statements, however, reflect the anti-American positions he consistently preached from the pulpit at Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago during Obama's 20 years as a member there. Wright has not only compared the United States military to terrorists, but he also blamed our country for the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, and has even accused the U.S. government of targeting the black community with HIV. Only after Wright's sermons and opinions became widely discussed did Obama suddenly disagree with his remarks and describe them as "divisive" and "destructive." Candidate Obama was particularly "angered" by one of Wright's more personal statements: that Obama's sudden disassociation is nothing but "political posturing." Read More