Obama slams Kushner comments on Black Americans: 'What history books do they read?' Former President Barack Obama on Tuesday offered a seething rebuke of Jared Kushner after the White House senior adviser a day earlier said that for President Trump’s economic policies to work, Black Americans Under Donald Trump, Black Americans continue to trail whites in employment, home ownership The Black electorate could decide the 2020 election. Here's whyThe factors that will shape African American voting turnout on election day, and their political power well beyond Kushner accused of racism for saying Black people must ‘want to be successful’Trump 'can’t want them to be successful more than they want to be successful,' says US presidential adviser; also criticizes 'virtue signaling' after killing of George Floyd Kushner, Employing Racist Stereotype, Questions if Black Americans ‘Want to Be Successful’In a “Fox & Friends” interview, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser also criticized protesters as more concerned with what he called “virtue signaling” than in coming up with “solutions.” Jared Kushner says African Americans must ‘want to be successful’ - The Boston GlobePresident Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner said Black people must « want to be successful » in order for the administration's policies to help them. Jared Kushner says Black Americans must 'want' to succeedWhite House senior adviser Jared Kushner criticized athletes and others who have protested against U.S. racism on social media and basketball courts and suggested that Black people had to want to succeed for policies to change. Jared Kushner said Black people have to 'want to be successful' and criticized 'virtue signaling' after George Floyd's deathKushner, the president's son-in-law, was born into wealth and had no prior experience in politics before Trump tapped him to be a top advisor.