The Wish List The Black Caucus Should Give Trump | Opinion
The wish list the Black Caucus should give Trump | Opinion
During Donald Trump’s presidential transition, a parade of well-known African Americans — Jim Brown, Ray Lewis, Steve Harvey, Kanye West — ran in and out of Trump Tower for quickie meetings with the president-elect. One by one, they descended with testimonials to Trump’s sincerity, looking to persuade black folks to give the new president a chance, never quite specifying what he’d do if given that chance.
I wasn’t the only one who found it laughable that any of them thought they had seen a completely different Trump than the one more than 9 out of 10 black voters had watched and listened to on …