Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
What I think is fair to say is that, coming out of the Republican camp, there have been efforts to suggest that perhaps I'm not who I say I am when it comes to my faith - something which I find deeply offensive, and that has been going on for a pretty long time.
All of us take offense to anyone who reaps the rewards of living in America without taking on the responsibilities of living in America. And undocumented immigrants who desperately want to embrace those responsibilities see little option but to remain in the shadows, or risk their families being torn apart.
I think it is important for Europe to understand that even though I am president and George Bush is not president, Al Qaeda is still a threat.
Robert H. Goddard
Robert W. Service