Jonathan Capehart Prove it, America. Prove that President Trump is not who we are.
On Election Day 2008, there was one thought that dominated my thinking "America, prove me right."
It was a plea to my country to do what I thought it was going to do Elect the first African-American president of the United States. It was a hope that white Americans would entrust the highest office in the land to a black man and, in so doing, allow our nation to take a major step forward in the jagged forward march to live up to our celebrated ideals.
That night, after it was official...