The historic victory of Barack Obama: Perspectives from Chicago and New York

Wednesday, November 05, 2008


In an historic night, Democrat Barack Obama won the 2008 race for the presidency. Essence editor Patrik Henry Bass reflects from New York City, and WBEZ Chicago Public Radio's Ben Calhoun gives a first-hand account of Obama's victory rally from Chicago.


Ben Calhoun


Patrik Henry Bass

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