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By John N. Mitchell
Special to the NNPA from The Philadelphia Tribune
Many in the African American community have wondered why Michael Steele remained a member of the Republican Party after he was unceremoniously dismissed as the party chair after leading a historic rout of the Democrats in 2010.
Recently, before a group of African-American journalists, he answered that question.
“My job was to stir the pot from within; to be a reflection of America to them; to be a reflection of unity to them,” Steele said. “You’re going to have to deal …