A Change Is Gonna Come?

January 19, 2009 at 10:24 pm (Civil liberties, Democrats, history, Jim D, music, United States)

I didn’t advocate a vote for him. And it’s a safe bet that he’ll disappoint most of his supporters sooner or later. But there’s no denying the importance of this moment, especially for Afro-Americans. I’ll be only too happy to be proved wrong about him…

Sam Cooke’s great song “A Change Is Gonna Come” (Obama’ s unofficial campaign anthem) has been virtually removed from Youtube in its original version (for “copyright” reasons)…but I found it eventually… pity that the old shyster and criminal  Teddy Kennedy is the first thing you see…



  1. Top Stories and Blog Review - 20th Jan – Politics Unlimited | UK politics news said,

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  2. Bubbly Creek said,

    I just think it is great the Harvey PD are nn longer listed on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted, it was embarrassing for Illinois, other states have criminals listed.

  3. KB Player said,

    I was underwhelemed by his speech and by some of the spectators who thought he was going to recreate the heaven and the earth, but I was really moved by seeing old Civil Rights veterans in tears.

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