When journalists and politicians speak of a dwindling middle class that’s under economic assault and a poor community that’s getting bigger, they’re talking about Ferguson. Independent of the racial demographics and dynamics of Ferguson, Missouri,...
We’ve removed the ceiling above our dreams. There are no more impossible dreams.
In politics, an organized minority is a political majority.
I know they are all environmentalists. I heard a lot of my speeches recycled.
America needs young people to be inspired to choose sacrifice over greed.
At the end of the day, we must go forward with hope and not backward by fear and division.
At the end of the day, we’re defined by our predicament, not by the sides of town.
If you run, you might lose. If you don’t run, you’re guaranteed to lose.
I’m not wasting my time with any more non-straight-talking candidates.
America is not a blanket woven from one thread, one color, one cloth.
We must all learn a good lesson – how to live together.
If the states had to vote on slavery, we would have lost the vote.
In many ways Africa subsidised America and Europe’s development.
Deliberation and debate is the way you stir the soul of our democracy.
Music of all arts should be expansive and inclusive.