Lets do some reading between the lines of what the expert adviser (Witney W. SCHNEIDMAN) has to say. Let us drink deep from the fountain of empathy/wisdom called Professor Witney W. SCHNEIDMAN - a man who, from his name, is obviously a good son of the African soil - has to be, or else, we would have to view as presumptive his attempt to anoint yet another 'saviour' of Africa...
In the first article linked in the post above, the Professor says:
"Barack Obama understands Africa, and understands its importance to the United States. Today, in this new century, he understands that to strengthen our common security, we must invest in our common humanity and, in this way, restore American leadership in the world."
But when we take off the rosy specs, the guff above becomes:
"Barack Obama understand the importance of Africa to the United States (good boy!!). Today, in this new century, he understands that to strengthen our (i.e. Amerikkkan) security, we must restore American leadership in the world."
Now, that is more like it yes? And, if I were a proud (and grateful) native of planet USA! USA!, I would just love it. I would say, nothing wrong with securing access to vital raw materials old boy...nothing wrong with keeping those damned Chinese out of our feeding grounds and most definitely, nothing wrong with establishing our lucrative 'leadership' position in the world.
But, I am no native of the USA! USA! So, I see these things differently....
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