Thursday, June 4, 2009
Obama Cairo Speech (VIDEO): Calls For New Beginning, Gets Standing Ovation
Easily one of the President's best speeches to date. Quoting the Quran correctly and pronouncing "Quran" correctly? Would have never happened under our previous President!
Now, moving from words to action, all of us have a lot of work to do. Even those of us living in the bastion of liberalism in Southern California have a long road ahead of us. The link below talks about a local Mosque spray painted with hate speech overnight.
It's probably just kids being obnoxious, but part of me believes that this action symbolizes right-wing conservatives in the U.S who are now suddenly a whole lot more nervous about their role as spoilers to a major shift in attitude toward peace and celebration of our differences.
About Obama Mideast Trip
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost