September 16, 2001
Yes brother we have acted with force and acted with
But our goal was to ensure a safer and more open world.
attack though had as its objective to stop the evolutionary march
world free of fear, hunger and oppression - the march toward a modern
The terrorist war that has been ragging in the rest of the world has
been brought home.
It should be clear now that we cannot be safe when
rest of the world is not.
We cannot be free when the rest of the world
We cannot end this threat while governments oppress their own
and allow their children to be taught to hate their neighbor because of
religious or cultural difference.
And we cannot allow that ethos of
teaching to continue whether it be in Afghanistan or America if our
and the world are to live together in an open and peaceful world.
If we cannot all this and all that will come is in vain.