Somehow, knowing the leader of the ‘Nation of Islam’ obliquely refers to Obama as a savior, isn’t giving us a warm fuzzy. — PID
Feb 25, 2008 (AP) — “This young man is the hope of the entire world that America will change and be made better,” he said. “This young man is capturing audiences of black and brown and red and yellow. If you look at Barack Obama’s audiences and look at the effect of his words, those people are being transformed.” [[Emphasis PID]
Farrakhan compared Obama to the religion’s founder, Fard Muhammad, who also had a white mother and black father.
“A black man with a white mother became a savior to us,” he told the crowd of mostly followers. “A black man with a white mother could turn out to be one who can lift America from her fall.” Full Report