.All white people are going to hell, longtime African-American civil rights advocate Rev. Joseph Lowery told an audience at a get-out-the-vote event held Oct. 27 in Georgia.
Lowery, who gave the benediction at the January 2009 inauguration of President Barack Obama, told the audience of up to 300 African-Americans “that when he was a young militant, he used to say all white folks were going to hell. Then he mellowed and just said most of them were. Now, he said, he is back to where he was,” according to an Oct. 31 report in the Monroe County Reporter newspaper
Obama's inauguration reverend: All whites are going to hell | The Daily Caller
Later he rescinded and said it was a "joke". I guess it was a racist joke? Funny I don't hear of any minorities complaining. You bunch of racists!