"Either we've grossly misjudged him or he's trying to deceive us". You misjudged him. You looked at his face and ignored his words. You assumed that just because he's Black, he must be against the Israeli occupation of the West Bank. Wrong, wrong, wrong. Having dark skin does not make a person a leftist.
Pope Francis: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion' (AP)
from the article: When Obama speaks (and says nothing)