The theme of his message, in his own words, was “White Folk Done Took This Country”. His audience was meager and mostly African-American.
“You are not now, nor have you ever been, nor will you ever be a brother to white folk. And if you do not realize that, you are in serious trouble.”
They’ll step on you like a cockroach and keep on movin’, cause you not a brother to them.’ “
Martin Luther King, he said, “was misguided for advocating nonviolence among his people born in the oven of America.”
From the New York Post
In March, Wright told The Washington Post that he expects to speak to Obama again, when “he is out of the White House.” Last June, he told a Virginia newspaper that the only reason he and the president were not speaking at the moment is that “them Jews ain’t going to let him talk to me.
These are the teachings of the man our President has said did more to shape his life more than any other.