Dahleen Glanton: Trump's claim that he has done more for Black people than any president since Lincoln makes me sick

Every time I hear Donald Trump say that he has done more for the Black community than any president since Abraham Lincoln, I want to let out a guttural scream.It took me a while to understand the outrage I felt watching this white man speak to me, an African American, as if he were some sort of savior who has lifted my people from wretchedness and given us a chance to be more like him.Though he stops short of saying it, his point is that Black people should be grateful. He is telling us that were he not such an empathetic and benevolent president, African Americans would be far worse off. He s…

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