"In America, we rise and fall together," Obama told the National Action Network, the Rev. Al Sharpton's civil rights group. Promoting his efforts to revamp health insurance, education and consumer protection programs, Obama told the crowd to keep working with him.
"We will build an America where the ideals of justice and equality and opportunity are alive and well," the president said. "And we will reclaim the American dream in our time
Is our president saying african americans will reclaim the American dream or ALL Americans ??
Considering he is speaking to Al Sharpton's group I seriously doubt an equal cross section of races were present .