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"Black folk, in the era of Obama, have lost ground in every major economic category."
Smiley went on to add his thoughts concerning the current state of black Americans under Obama’s leadership. Tavis Smiley’s
Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy The PBS host added to his criticism on "Meet
Ditching the safety-net system and adopting more of a trampoline approach is how Smiley sees a recovery plan playing out
2011-09-26-tavis.jpgEarlier today in a conversation with Democratic Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, I ask her assessment on President Obama's now controversial speech.
Smiley said that Obama, whom he's known for years, "is the first president in my professional career that hasn't invited