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Democrats' Historic Choice

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In last night's Democratic debate, a woman debated an African American for the first time in a US presidential race.

The contest between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama has got commentator Rivka Solomon thinking about its historic significance.

Rivka Solomon is a writer and Executive Director of the women's empowerment organization, "That Takes"

This program aired on February 1, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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