When I used to think about role-model in my childhood, I think there was no one. I did not find anyone at that time worthy of calling my role Model. When I grew up, immediately after King Birendra of
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The story sounds like a real story, or script of some debut movie, but that was the reality. Blacks were enslaved and traded. And, the Freedom of Emancipation came into action and so, the Civil War. Black became citizens but a second class. They were inferior to whites and marginalized and discriminated for many years.
Even after Second World War, as late as in 1960s, People like Martin Luther King Jr. had to contend with a dream in his famous Speech of “I have a Dream” where dreamt of freedom and liberty to Black people. He hoped that one day, there will not be any discrimination among people based on his colour and race but merit alone prevails.
And the dream has come true, and the merit has prevailed. The man BARACK HUSSEIN OBAMA is there, right in front of us, with the message CHANGE WE NEED and Yes! WE CAN. Yes, The Americans have done it and have made a black the 44th President of United States.
President Obama is the 4th youngest man to be a President of United States, first black president, and first man to be president not being born in mainland
The rise of the Harvard law graduate and community organizer, Mr. Obama, is not only phenomenal but it is a spectacular political success in such a young age. Three or Four Years back, Hillary Clinton was considered to be a democratic candidate and a strong contender for Presidential candidate. But, the tsunami Mr. Obama brought from nowhere proves his caliber and ability in political race.
The great and good thing about Obama’s success is not sympathy of black or whites; or of men or women. It can be construed as a success of Black People but the way, he campaigned himself was aloof of any racial division. He did not ask vote from people just because he was a black. The presidential seat of
Instead, he proved that he can be trusted and relied upon and the people of
His wit, sharpness, intelligence, intellectual ability and ability to appeal the masses made him favorite candidate over
The lesson this victory of Obama should teach to the younger generation is all depend on you and your will. The constructive determination always leads us to success irrespective of our age or background. The man whose ancestors were sold like animals some century back by whites is there in
And I hope, unlike me, no children now finds difficulty to choose a role-model if has ever asked to do so.
Let’s extend our Congratulations to President Obama and wish him the successful presidency.