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Derrick Z. Jackson

Obama's political speech of a lifetime

By Derrick Z. Jackson
Globe Columnist / January 20, 2009

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No matter how memorable the speech Barack Obama gives today for his inauguration as the 44th president of the United States, he might not have become the nation’s first African-American president had he fumbled a single word 10 months ago in his speech on race in Philadelphia. (Full article: 706 words)

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