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http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf...tion_2013.html "You and I, as citizens, have the power to set this country's course.You and I, as citizens, have the obligation to shape the debates of our time — not only with the votes we cast, but with the voices we lift in defense of our most ancient values and enduring ideals.
Let each of us now embrace, with solemn duty and awesome joy, what is our lasting birthright. With common effort and common purpose, with passion and dedication, let us answer the call of history, and carry into an uncertain future that precious light of freedom.
Thank you, God Bless you, and may He forever bless these United States of America."
Obama is not the first POTUS to be sworn in on MLK day, but it seems so appropriate. MLK would be proud, we should be proud...
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Quote from 22gawhitacre
My point is that MLK preached the exact opposite of what President Obama and the current crop of black leaders preach today. Other than being black their vision of America is entirely opposite.
In what way?
I don't have any idea what you are typing about. Perhaps a "compare and contrast' will help.
I'm also confused about this post: http://allnurses-breakroom.com/us-po...ml#post7131034
It states, "He has no slave blood lineage in this country."
Then posts a link to an article that says.
"Mr. Obama’s mother had, in addition to her European ancestors, at least one African forebear and that the president is most likely descended from one of the first documented African slaves in the United States." http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/30/us...nted=all&_r=1&
Last edit by herring_RN on Jan 21