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Obama's racialist church on the defensive.


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Pastors at Obama’s church compare media criticism to the assignation of MLK.

From Chicago Sun…

Sen. Barack Obama’s church staged a strong defense of its senior pastor Sunday, comparing criticism of the Rev. Jeremiah Wright to the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

Obama’s Democratic presidential bid has drawn scrutiny to Wright’s outspoken comments on race and U.S. policy, as well as the Afro-centric flavor of Trinity United Church of Christ, 400 W. 95th St. Critics have said Wright is wrongheaded, militant and divisive. The church says Wright’s commitment to social justice is a flashpoint for some conservatives.

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