Bending The Ark of History Towards Justice

Regardless of how you feel about Barack Obama personally, I think you have to appreciate the significance of his election. Not in terms of its affect on African Americans, though obviously important, but in terms of its reflection on the greatness that is America.

From slavery to voting rights to the presidency in 100 years is the amazing social progress that comes from, and is caused by, democracy and freedom.

Americans would be wise to remember that when scoffing at the poverty of freedom of those less fortunate around the world.

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