Food for Thought

Virginians can now revive and elevate MLK Jr’s dream, depolarize and reunify America


As Virginia parents, with the help of Governor Glenn Youngkin, reclaim their schools, school boards, and the futures of their children, here are two quotes that belong in every classroom.

Most of us know about Martin Luther King, Jr’s famous “I have a dream” speech, the most powerful quote being the dream he had for his daughters:

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.

Another timely gem, misattributed to Nelson Mandela, but certainly in his spirit, came from Mohamad Safa:

“Our world is not divided by race, color, gender or religion. Our world is divided into wise people and fools. And fools divide themselves by race, color, gender or religion.”

Here’s hoping…

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