CNN special: Obama’s legacy includes overcoming ‘Republican racism’

CNN special: Obama’s legacy includes overcoming ‘Republican racism’

[Ed. – It’s just so…uninteresting, now.]

CNN aired a special highlighting President Obama’s legacy on Wednesday. As expected, the network offered a glowing review of his two terms, while praising him for being able to overcome those racist Republicans in Congress. …

On Wednesday night’s report, [Fareed] Zakaria explained how the president faced unfair pushback as soon as he was elected.

“Within half a mile of where Obama and Michelle are dancing and celebrating their great victory, his Republican opponents are wining and dining and plotting his defeat,” he said, eerily.

He used two other liberals’ opinions to support his claim.

DAVID AXELROD: It’s indisputable that there was a ferocity to the opposition and a lack of respect to him that was a function of race. …

Later in the two-hour program, Zakaria suggested that the fight over Obamacare was also rooted in racism.

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