Posted February 25, 2013 at 9:56 AM
by Kenzi Green, Director of Communications, College Democrats of America
Every February, College Democrats across the country celebrate the incredible contributions made to our nation's history by black Americans. CDA Black Caucus Chair CJ Jackson and Vice Chair Milton R. Patch III commemorate Black History Month 2013 by reflecting on the progress made by the President in his first term.
During his second inauguration, President Obama proclaimed, “For we, the people, understand that our country cannot succeed when a shrinking few do very well and a growing many barely make it. We believe that America's prosperity must rest upon the broad shoulders of a rising middle class.” African Americans have struggled for equality, working to make our country truly the land of the free, only to be looked over by government ...Read More »