Posts Tagged ‘Lincoln Memorial’

Proof Abraham Lincoln Would Want me to Have a Mosque Near Ground Zero

When I went back to the Lincoln Memorial last weekend I said that Abraham Lincoln would approve of a Mosque near Ground Zero, and this statement by the 16th President of the United States of America struck a cord with me in relation to the on-going debates about the proposed Cultural Center/Mosque two blocks from […]

Full Text of Barack Obama’s Speech at Lincoln Memorial

After a star studded event (including half Lebanese singer, Shakira) that the press is dubbing “Obama–Stock,” President-elect Barack Obama gave this speech at the Lincoln Memorial: I want to thank all the speakers and performers for reminding us, through song and through words, just what it is that we love about America. And I want […]