Wednesday, September 26, 2012

The Audacity of Despair: Saving a Hopeless Generation

Despair: To lose or be without hope: “to despair of ever knowing”.
Hope: To wish for something with expectation of its fulfillment.  To look forward to with confidence or expectation.

Obama's theme of "hope" was the centerpiece of both his 2008 "Hope and Change" campaign and his book, "The Audacity of Hope." Tragically, his definition of hope has moved an entire generation into despair. Many of us remember the feeling. We were the generation living similar circumstances in 1979, with Carter's definition of hope.

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