Obama's Israeli Columbia classmates don't recall the young president - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joseph Nunn
    • 15.03.13 | 16:14 (IST)

    The head line of this article seems like an indictment that Obama did not attend Columbia? My response to Haaretz.com is : I went to a Undergraduate interracial college. Intentional or unintentional, whites excluded blacks. The young white students were too busy with their own circumstances than to focus with building relationships with anyone who was not of their own likeness. This is a primary reason that I always advocate young black students to a attend a HSBC school. It is great to be in the majority and really experience what college life is all about! Otherwise, you will hear white people say they do not remember you. why? At that time,before you became the President, or anything else of great acclaim, they did not care to get to know you!

    from the article: Obama's Israeli Columbia classmates don't recall the young president
    First published 18:56 15.03.13 | Last updated 18:56 15.03.13
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