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January 4th, 2013
08:24 PM ET

Will America's Next President be Black?

Will America's Next President be Black? BuzzFeed's Ben Smith not only believes it to be true, in his new provocative article he's outlined why.

Among the reasons he writes: "African-Americans represent a vital voting bloc in Democratic primaries, and they – like most ethnic groups – typically rally around the favorite son or daughter."

OutFront is Ben Smith along with CNN Contributor Reihan Salam and Political Analyst Roland Martin.


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