Race of convenience

Barack Obama is half white and half black, but when he runs for president, he's black. George Zimmerman is half Hispanic and half white, but when he's accused of murdering a black man, he's white.

Published: June 30, 2013
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Barack Obama is half white and half black, but when he runs for president, he's black. George Zimmerman is half Hispanic and half white, but when he's accused of murdering a black man, he's white. Has anyone else noticed the inconsistency here?

Sam Mitchell, Bethany