African Americans from Electeds to Journalists Remember President George H.W. Bush | BlackPressUSA

A state funeral for the 41st President will take place in Washington, D.C, on December 5.

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor

The death of former President George H.W. Bush on November 30 was the impetus of much comment and debate on his legacy.

Many kept their tributes to a focus on his incredible military service in World War II. Others focused on the simple fact that, compared to the unprecedented behavior of the current occupant of the White House, Bush represented a more respectful political time.

Several Black journalists who worked around him and had a close up view of the man as an individual, shared memories on social media.

“I am posting some of my images of President George H. W. Bush. I enjoyed a great relationship with both Presidents Bush, who allowed me great…

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