Bottoms up – starting a conversation for change in the rural South


"I've always believed that change doesn't come from the top down; it comes from the bottom up." -President Barack Obama, September, 2009 It's been Obama's mantra since the beginning of his administration, and even before, when he first ran for president in 2008. Search whitehouse.gov for "top down bottom up," and you will be overwhelmed… Continue reading Bottoms up – starting a conversation for change in the rural South

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Evolution: seeing without the lens of war


"[T]he United States is and remains the one indispensable nation. That has been true for the century passed and it will be true for the century to come." -President Barack Obama, addressing the United States Military Academy commencement ceremony, May 28,2014 Just because we start seeing the world without looking at it through a lens… Continue reading Evolution: seeing without the lens of war