Renewal of Wright imbroglio exposes fissures among black voters

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c. 2008 Religion News Service WASHINGTON _ Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, until now, has benefited from a strong undercurrent of black nationalism among African-American voters, a racial pride and solidarity that have swelled support and muffled criticism. But his repudiation this week of his longtime pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright Jr., may unleash a more […]