I call for a march from exploitation to education, from poverty to shared prosperity, a march from slavery to liberty, and a march from violence to peace.
I never go to temples, but when I see a child, I see God in them.
I won vice president of my student body in high school. That doesn’t mean anything.
I’ve learned how to measure what I say. Al Sharpton in 1986 was trying to be heard. I was a local guy and was like, ‘Y’all are ignoring us.’
In 1999, I was in St. Louis with Martin Luther King III as we led protests against the state’s failure to hire minority contractors for highway construction projects. We went at dawn on a summer day with over a thousand people and performed acts of civil disobedience.
The proposition that humans have mental characteristics wholly absent in non-humans is inconsistent with the theory of evolution.
I don’t want to be pigeonholed into the guy who’s against everything.
I personally hold Blair more responsible for this war than I do George Bush. The reason is, Blair knows better, Blair is not an idiot. What is he doing hanging around this guy?
For me, peace is a fundamental human right of every child; it is inevitable and divine.
I very rarely read any fiction. I love biographies; I read about all kinds of people. I love theology and some philosophy.