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Obama: African-American Museum 'Reaffirms We Are All Americans'

Speaking at the dedication Saturday of a new U.S. museum devoted to the history of African-Americans, U.S. President Barack Obama said their history is central to America's history dating back to the country's traditional founding fathers. "Too often we ignored or forgot the stories of millions upon millions of others who built this nation just as surely," Obama said. At times brushing away a tear, Obama pointed out the highs and lows of being black in America, from...

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