In 2008, Barack Obama was the first African American elected president of the United States. full detailes in the file attached.
Discussion: The Election of Barack Obama
In 2008, Barack Obama was the first African American elected president of the United States. To many this seemed the culmination of the Civil Rights Movement, many witnessed an event they never believed would happen in their lifetime as he took the oath of office. After reviewing the assigned resources, please answer the following questions:
How did the election of President Obama impact you? How did the Civil Rights Movement pave the way for his election? How did voters in 2008 view this election in relation to race relations?
To receive full credit for this assignment your post must:
1. Address the questions asked in the paragraph above in at least a 300-word post and cite all outside sources appropriately.
2. In your initial post, include at least one interesting question the readings raised for you.
DON’T FORGET TO ADD ONE INTERESTING QUESTION.