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Faith in the 2012 Election Faith in the 2012 Election
Religion emerged as an important issue in the 2012 presidential campaign. The personal religious identity of President Barack Obama and the Republican candidate, Governor...

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Herman Cain on Why the Wright-Obama Relationship is Fair Game for Campaign Ads

May 17, 2012
But I think it is fair if someone wants to highlight the Reverend Jeremiah Wright and his relationship with Barack Obama because, quite frankly, it wasn't highlighted enough in 2008 when he was running for president the first time. [...T]he reason that the liberals are going to call it racist is because President Obama is black and Jeremiah Wright is black. They're going to call it racist. It is not racist! They hide behind the race card any time that someone wants to attack the president on grounds that he would freely and liberally attack somebody else. [...] So why not expose the truth? Because the president, as you know, back in 2008, denied and disowned Jeremiah Wright, when, in fact, how could he have been in his church for 20 years and not assimilated some of the things that he was talking about?
Herman Cain Herman Cain
Herman Cain is a businessman and radio talk show host who unsuccessfully sought the Republican nomination for president in 2012. He is also an associate minister at Antioch Baptist Church North in Atlanta. After serving in executive management at...