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.
Contrary to what those in power would like you to believe so that you’ll give up your pension, cut your wages, and settle for the life your great-grandparents had, America is not broke. Not by a long shot. The country is awash in wealth and cash.