I’m Older Than Michelle Obama, and I’m Not Proud of America Yet.
What she said:
That’s the heart of it. She’s not saying this because a successful presidential campaign benefits her husband, and thus her. She’s saying that being so close to the sight of a Black man getting this near to the nomination has been transformational. (Or as she said to Katie Couric, “This is a trip.”)
Anyone who criticizes America's flaws, as I do, gets the same kind of flak Obama received for her remarks. Our country is still rather intolerant of dissent.