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Jonathan Capehart Prove it, America. Prove that President Trump is not who we are.

Nov 06, 2018 - The Salt Lake Tribune

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...