4:49 PM

Obama Speaks

Posted by Skye |

Obama spoke today in beautiful Philadelphia:

In the white community, the path to a more perfect union means acknowledging that what ails the African-American community does not just exist in the minds of black people; that the legacy of discrimination - and current incidents of discrimination, while less overt than in the past - are real and must be addressed. Not just with words, but with deeds – by investing in our schools and our communities; by enforcing our civil rights laws and ensuring fairness in our criminal justice system; by providing this generation with ladders of opportunity that were unavailable for previous generations.
In a rare expression of linquistic showmanship, Obama manages to not blame Bush for all the ills of society while pimping his memoirs at the same time.

In my first book, Dreams From My Father, I described the experience of my first service at Trinity:

Mind-numbing, no?

Clicky Web Analytics