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ESSENCE caught up with inauguration-goers to find out their views on the historic event, the state of the country and what they are looking forward to most in the next four years.
Patrick and Catherine Fossuo of Cameroon, who are relocating to the United...
Patrick and Catherine Fossuo of Cameroon, who are relocating to the United States:
Patrick: “It’s great to be part of the U.S. inauguration, to experience the amazing feeling. I’m proud of what Obama has accomplished. He’s proven he wasn’t a fluke by being re-elected.
Catherine: “It’s so different compared to Cameroon where inaugurations are only for certain privileged cliques, and the public is not allowed to take part.”
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