Obama Takes Responsibility Talk to NAACP Presidential contender Barack Obama addressed the annual gathering of the NAACP last night, echoing his calls for more responsibility and accountability in black America. For more, Farai Chideya speaks with NPR's Audie Cornish.
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Obama Takes Responsibility Talk to NAACP

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Obama Takes Responsibility Talk to NAACP

Obama Takes Responsibility Talk to NAACP

Obama Takes Responsibility Talk to NAACP

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Presidential contender Barack Obama addressed the annual gathering of the NAACP last night, echoing his call for more responsibility and accountability in black America.

Said Obama during his speech: "It doesn't matter how many government programs we launch; none of it will make any difference if we don't seize more responsibility in our own lives."

For more, Farai Chideya speaks with NPR's Audie Cornish, who says Obama addressed domestic policy issues in the context of civil rights.