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Archive for November 6th, 2008

Obama’s Victory Speech

Posted by CRISTINA CABAL DIAZ under Listening
Barack  Obama  is President-elect of the United States of America.He is expected to take office as the forty-fourth President of the United States  on January 20, 2009.  Obama is the first non-white politician to be elected President of the United States, the first African-American to sit in the Oval Office . I only hope he doesn’t like wars as much as Bush.
If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible; who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time; who still questions the power of our democracy, tonight is your answer.
It’s the answer told by lines that stretched around schools and churches in numbers this nation has never seen; by people who waited three hours and four hours, many for the very first time in their lives, because they believed that this time must be different; that their voice could be that difference. Read the rest of this entry »

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