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BARACK OBAMA ACCEPTANCE SPEECH
As Obama's Old College Professor, It's Time to Issue a Final Grade
Distinguished Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago
Two years ago I chastised Obama for not learning the lessons I taught him in a course on politics and the novel in 1983. I said he needed to learn how narratives work and come up with his own counter narrative.
Fact-Checking Obama's Auto Bailout Claims
Nate C. Hindman
Obama: 'We Don't Turn Back'
Obama Democratic Convention Speech: Recovery Path Hard, Challenge 'Can Be Met'
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The Power Of Not Knowing
Motivational keynote speaker, coach and author
Why are we so obsessed with knowing everything? While there's nothing wrong with knowledge and understanding, our insatiable desire to control stuff often gets in our way of being at peace in life.
Advice to Barack Obama: Be Modest in All Things
Founding CEO of CNN
It was a different Obama, with a different voice, that I heard at the press conference on Friday. He appeared to be flip and full of himself.
Our Eyes Have Seen The Glory
Co-Founder of TheCostMag.Com
On November 5th, I examined the red, weary eyes of my fellow taxpayers, which showed the residue of a sleepless night spent checking every news channel to see if it was really true.
How to Spend the Honeymoon
Senior analyst, 'Focus on the Global South'
The first 100 days of Obama's presidency will be, in the usual fashion, a honeymoon with the American people.
Prop 8 and Rethinking the Amendment Process
A change in the amendment process for states will not always ensure the protection of minority rights. But it will encourage consistency. It will deter attacks on specific groups of people.
Obama's Election is the "Triumph of Hope"
With Obama as our president-elect, the country is, in essence, about to enter into its 44th marriage.
What We Won on Election Day
Sarah van Gelder
Co-Founder and Editor at Large, YES! Magazine
Obama ran a campaign of high integrity, focusing on issues that really mattered, showing he could lead the whole country forward -- not pandering, but speaking to our higher selves.
The Morning After
Social Entrepreneur, Attorney, Mediator, Public Policy and Com...
As we have heard from the analysts on both sides for much of the last month, this year we saw "the perfect storm" hit the Republican party in almost every conceivable way.
Author, 'Embryo Culture: Making Babies in the Twenty-First Cen...
As I think about the event in Grant Park last night, I think about those strangers whom I will never forget, no matter the randomness of our sharing this memorable experience.
The Unsung Heroes of Obama's Victory: The United States Secret Service
Stacy Parker Le Melle
Essayist and Author of 'Government Girl: Young and Female in t...
Barack Obama, his staff, and his agents were brave enough and smart enough to figure out how to make him as accessible as possible without sacrificing his security.
Say it Loud, I'm Black (in spirit) and I'm Proud
Political and Pop Culture Analyst
Obama's job will not be easy, but he has indeed demonstrated the kind of curiosity, intelligence, judgment, resolve and presence of mind, and the ability to inspire, that great leaders are made of.
Obama at Election Night Rally: "Out of Many, We Are One"
Esther J. Cepeda
Opinion journalist and an expert on the issues of U.S. Hispani...
The first Black President of the United States strode out onto the stage in front of a hushed press and an alternately roaring and quietly awestruck crowd it hit me that it was for real - all the believers actually succeeded in believing this Presidency into being.
Composer, actor, musician, producer, and performer.
It's nearly impossible to grasp the sheer gravity of this moment. All watched with gaping mouths, transfixed by pride and disbelief, as Obama appeared for the first time as the next President.
The World Breaths a Sigh of Relief as America's Light Goes Back On
Host, Bottom-up Radio Show WNJC 1360, publisher, OpEdNews.com ...
Looking at the faces of the people in the crowd, as Obama gives his first speech as president-elect, I see a hope that beams bright, a hope that does not stop at red or blue state borders.
Mexicans says "Obamanos"
"Obamanos" is a bit of political Spanglish seen on bumper stickers in states with large Hispanic populations that translates -- in essence, not literally -- to "let's go Obama."
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