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Are We Living In A Post-Racial America?

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Are We Living In A Post-Racial America?

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Are We Living In A Post-Racial America?

Are We Living In A Post-Racial America?

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President Barack Obama is the country's first African-American president. For some, his victory has ushered in a post racial era in which there is less need for Americans to talk about race. But not everyone agrees.

Professor and commentator Boyce Watkins, author Shelby Steele and John Powell, of the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at Ohio State University, discuss a whether a post-racial America really exists.