I don’t think you lead by pessimism and cynicism. I think you lead by optimism and enthusiasm and energy.
They plan to ride into the White House on the Sweet Talk Express. Well, think again. Bush and Cheney are not compassionate conservatives. They are ruthless reactionaries.
In any grass-roots campaign, building an ongoing base of support is as important as winning the ultimate goal.
I come from a Christian faith. I am not going to give you insight into my particular beliefs.
Some of those men in power, we just have to change their faces because we’re not going to change their minds.
The Young Women’s Christian Association is nourished by its roots in Christianity and, at the same time, over the years, it’s been enriched by beliefs and values from all kinds of places, even, in fact, strengthened by our diversity.
I’ve talked to law enforcement officials at the state and local level who say that violence against women is going up. In any case, we think that it’s an important issue whether it’s going up or not. And we are determined to stop it.
Women are called upon to defend every bit of progress we have made against particularly virulent attack. But we must also hold out a vision, put forth a positive agenda of what women need and want and then move forward toward that dream.
Jesus never said anything about homosexuality.
Advice and consent does not mean rubber stamp in the Senate.