To the love of my life, our next First Lady, Michelle Obama, and to Sasha and Malia - I love you so much, and I'm so proud of all of you. government has gone to court to protect the right of women and girls to wear the hijab, and to punish those who would deny it.
That we can tuck in our children at night and know that they are fed and clothed and safe from harm. He does not say that he was there because of Barack Obama. Our problems must be dealt with through partnership; progress must be shared. It is about preventing a nuclear arms race in the Middle East that could lead this region and the world down a hugely dangerous path.
Wright deliver a sermon called "The Audacity of Hope." And during the course of that sermon, he introduced me to someone named Jesus Christ. But what my former pastor too often failed to understand is that embarking on a program of self-help also requires a belief that society can change. This cycle of suspicion and discord must end. For decades, there has been a stalemate: two peoples with legitimate aspirations, each with a painful history that makes compromise elusive.
In fact, it isn't even past." We do not need to recite here the history of racial injustice in this country. And he does not bring up a specific issue. Indeed, none of us should tolerate these extremists. This last point is important because there are some who advocate for democracy only when they are out of power; once in power, they are ruthless in suppressing the rights of others. The Internet and television can bring knowledge and information, but also offensive sexuality and mindless violence.
Again and again, we've seen him make tough choices when easier ones were available. Many wait in refugee camps in the West Bank, Gaza, and neighboring lands for a life of peace and security that they have never been able to lead.
God bless you.