Farrakhan Speaks…

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan wound up being the surprise issue in the February 26 Democratic candidates’ debate. Responding to questions from moderator Tim Russert, Barack Obama denounced the Nation of Islam leader.

Farrakhan’s response? In a statement, he said:

One might have expected something angrier. But, then again, why should he be angry? His fading profile just got a big injection of national media attention.

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