Reaction to Barack Obama’s speech

    One of the challenges Barack Obama faces tonight is explaining who he is to voters who say they don’t understand him. And, will his multiracial background matter in November? We talk with NPR’s RON ELVING, MICHELE ELAM of Stanford University and JOHN L. JACKSON from the University of Pennsylvania.
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