[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/POLITICS/06/09/btsc.obama.race/art.obama.gi.jpg caption="Barack Obama's father was from Kenya; his white mother was from Kansas; and Barack is from Hawaii."]
Smears claiming Barack Obama doesn’t have a birth certificate aren’t actually about that piece of paper — they’re about manipulating people into thinking Barack is not an American citizen.
The truth is, Barack Obama was born in the state of Hawaii in 1961, a native citizen of the United States of America.
Next time someone talks about Barack’s birth certificate, make sure they see this page.
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