Fundraising Campaign For Doc on Obama & His "Delicate" Relationship w/ The Black Community
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Fundraising Campaign For Doc on Obama & His "Delicate" Relationship w/ The Black Community


It pretty safe to say that President Obama’s relationship with the black community is complicated to say the least. Of course

he still has overwhelming support from black folks, but there is a lot of disappointment as well.

True, there are many people who believe that he has done

a great job, considering the situation he was elected into, and the strong opposition

he faces on a daily basis. However, there

are those who feel that he hasn’t done enough for the black community.

And then there are still those who are shocked, and I mean shocked, by the fact that, life for them hasn’t become a

rose garden, and every single problem that black people face hasn’t disappeared forever with the election of the first black president, forgetting

that they’re living in the real world, and not some Hollywood fantasy.

Those are the issues that will be examined in a new,

currently-in-development, documentary

called, appropriately enough, A

Complicated Affair, which deals with, what the filmmakers call, the “delicate”

relationship between the President and the black community, asking

the important question:  “What

did Black people expect from President Obama when they voted for him in

November of 2008?

(Or, as I like to say: “What – did you expect to live


The film is being made by Ernest Champell and Ted Thornton, and they currently have an IndieGoGo

campaign set up to raise $20,000 in the

next 40 days, to help them complete their film.

To go to their IGG

page click HERE

For the film’s Facebook page go HERE

Here’s the trailer: 

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