• For example, India, that still has a caste system, could elect Kocherill Raman Narayanan, as its first ???untouchable??? president in 1997, but America, where racial segregation was outlawed as early as 1856, is still considered unlikely to elect a person of colour as president more than 150 years later.The most America is expected to do is to have fictional black presidents as in the addictive TV