That we can have an idea and start our own business without paying a bribe. From Willow Creek to the 'emerging church,' from the Southern Baptist Convention to the National Association of Evangelicals, folks are realizing that the four walls of the church are too small for a big God.God is still speaking. I've gone to some of the best schools in America and lived in one of the world's poorest nations. There is a young, twenty-three year old white woman named Ashley Baia who organized for our campaign in Florence, South Carolina. That's not the judgment we need. To play a role in fulfilling Palestinian aspirations, and to unify the Palestinian people, Hamas must put an end to violence, recognize past agreements, and recognize Israel's right to exist.
But I'm hopeful because I think there's an awakening taking place in America. The profound mistake of Reverend Wright's sermons is not that he spoke about racism in our society. Countries like Japan and South Korea grew their economies while maintaining distinct cultures. The issues that I have described will not be easy to address.
And that man is John Kerry. Now even as we speak, there are those who are preparing to divide us, the spin masters, the negative ad peddlers who embrace the politics of anything goes.
A common dream, born of two continents. We want to talk about how to bring them home from a war that never should've been authorized and never should've been waged, and we want to talk about how we'll show our patriotism by caring for them, and their families, and giving them the benefits they have earned. Change comes to Washington. These are not opinions to be debated; these are facts to be dealt with.
In this election, we offer that choice. We the people, in order to form a more perfect union." And when one of his chief advisors - the man who wrote his economic plan - was talking about the anxiety Americans are feeling, he said that we were just suffering from a "mental recession," and that we've become, and I quote, "a nation of whiners." I don't know what kind of lives John McCain thinks that celebrities lead, but this has been mine. So America will defend itself respectful of the sovereignty of nations and the rule of law. Americans are ready to join with citizens and governments; community organizations, religious leaders, and businesses in Muslim communities around the world to help our people pursue a better life.
God bless you.