Michael Lomax, the president of the United Negro College Fund, met with the Observer editorial board on Wednesday. He talked about the UNCF’s mission of helping low-income minority students graduate from college and supporting historically black colleges and universities.
In the video below, Lomax tells us why he opposes President Obama’s plan for free community college; he says Obama had a “bad day” when he was talking to the Congressional Black Caucus; and he says he’s not losing sleep over having the word “negro” in his organization’s name. Check it out:
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