"Trump says he would run our country like he has run his businesses," Booker said. Those ideas, he said, show "the best of our values." He concluded with an impassioned call and response from the crowd, paraphrasing a Maya Angelou poem to declare "we will rise" as he painted an image of a brighter future sharply contrasting with the dark tones heard throughout the Republican National Convention last week.
He was called racial epithets and subjected to other mistreatment. Keller’s achievements and indomitable spirit helped alter public perceptions of disabled people, showing them as overcoming obstacles rather than as inviting only pity. Keller with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, honoring her as a model of courage and determination.We need a green legion of people like Lorraine and educator Stephen Ritz of the Green Bronx Machine to help solve our national nutrition and obesity problems.Lorraine is experienced in both conventional greenhouse hydroponics and Earth Box planters that employ a passive hydroponics technique.A few seconds, perhaps a fraction of a second, can mean the difference between victory and defeat, between becoming a legend or leaving as a footnote.“People come out to see you perform, and you’ve got to give them the best you have within you,” the great track and field star Jesse Owens once said.
Cory Booker of New Jersey called for national and party unity Monday night at the Democratic National Convention, using a prime-time speech to urge voters to embrace togetherness, rather than the divisiveness he described in Republican Donald Trump's campaign.