Poll: Most blacks say MLK's vision on race fulfilled

Man, this will really put a stopper in Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson's activities. Or it should. The fact is, the racialists like Jackson and Sharpton ignore reality altogether in order to continue their theme of white jackboots oppressing African Americans.Still, this is encouraging for the future: More than two-thirds of African-Americans believe Martin Luther King Jr.'s vision for race relations has been fulfilled, a CNN poll found -- a figure up sharply from a survey in early 2008.The CNN-Opinion Research Corp. survey was released Monday, a federal holiday honoring the slain civil rights leader and a day before Barack Obama is to be sworn in as the first black U.S. president.The poll found 69 percent of blacks said King's vision has been fulfilled in the more than 45 years since his 1963 "I have a dream" speech -- roughly double the 34 percent who agreed with that assessment in a similar poll taken last March.But whites remain less optimistic, the survey...(Read Full Post)

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