My message to everyone: the next time you hear about migrant children near the border, just picture them as your own. Then think what you would want our government to do.
How do you make things fair?
National Action Network, the group I founded, has affiliates or chapters in over 40 cities around the country.
I could have easily been a statistic. Growing up in Brooklyn, N.Y., it was easy – a little too easy – to get into trouble. Surrounded by poor schools, lack of resources, high unemployment rates, poverty, gangs and more, I watched as many of my peers fell victim to a vicious cycle of diminished opportunities and imprisonment.
I’ve seen too much in life to give up.
I was the first candidate to come out against this war, spoke at every anti-war march.
Everything from who sits on your local board of education to the prosecutors and judicial appointments in your area and much more are all impacted by who holds political office.
The United States has got to adopt a policy of befriending and creating allies around the world.
We are engaged in immediate conversations with the White House on deliberations over a successor whom we hope will continue in the general direction of Attorney General Holder.
I actually lost more weight than I am!