I definitely believe she’s tough, but she must exude tough because being just smart doesn’t cut it for a woman in politics. I think Obama was allowed to get by on smarts. He was a man so his toughness was never called into question except on issues of race where he wasn’t able to address issues sufficiently. Should she win the Presidency I think she will be a tough leader, I just think she’ll have the same issues Obama did with the intel community, military, and law enforcement communities not respecting her. It seems like White men especially took issue with taking orders from Obama and were overtly disrespectful and insubordinate to the point he got rid of 130 generals.

Time shall tell, but I think I’ve seen enough of America to know she’ll get the same “welcome” and all the hell that comes with being Black in the White House should she win.

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