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Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Sharee Johnson is huge Barack Obama supporter (she has four Obama buttons on her school bag) and thinks he's a great role model for everyone. But in her neighborhood a lot of teenagers drop out of high school and wind up in trouble.

So she wanted to find out: will Barack Obama, the first African-American presidential nominee, inspire young African-Americans and other minorities to stay in school? And does his success signal the end of racism in America?

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Sharee Johnson

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