As recently as February 2007 prominent African American “spokesperson” Al Sharpton was describing Colin Powell as Bush’s House Negro.
The question came up during his discussion at Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tennessee:
“Rev. Al Sharpton, Do you believe that political leaders such as Condoleezza Rice and Colin Powell are viewed as “house negroes” by other African Americans, by going along with the President against their beliefs?”
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And, here was Reverend Al’s response:
But, that was last year.
Suddenly, Al Sharpton is outraged that Al-Qaeda would dare call Barack Obama or anyone a “house negro”:
I know… You’re shocked.