The Party That Cares

JFK

Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind.

John F. Kennedy

MLK

I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

BHO

We, the People, recognize that we have responsibilities as well as rights; that our destinies are bound together; that a freedom which only asks what's in it for me, a freedom without a commitment to others, a freedom without love or charity or duty or patriotism, is unworthy of our founding ideals, and those who died in their defense.

Barack Obama

Trump and Sanders look south and west as 2016 race heats up – campaign live

By Alan Yuhas in Washington DC

  • Seven Republicans and two Democrats remain in contention
  • News and views from around the campaign trail

5.47pm GMT

Ahead of the South Carolina primary and March votes in seven states, race has become a central issue of the Democratic campaigns. The Congressional Black Caucuses Pac – though not the CBC itself – endorsed Clinton on Thursday, and put down Bernie Sanders in no uncertain terms by framing him as a non-entity in the civil rights movement.

Civil rights leader and Georgia representative John Lewis …read more

Source:: Guardian

Russia Practises Black Sea Naval Drill As NATO Bolsters Troops

The Russian military practiced a wide range of combat maneuvers in the Black Sea as part of its snap drill this week, following NATO’s decision to reinforce its presence in the region, it has been announced.

NATO defense ministers have agreed on a more “enhanced forward presence in the eastern part of our alliance”, Secretary General Jens Stoltenbeg said at a meeting on Wednesday. He would not give details about how big the new deployment would be but one diplomat told AFP on the condition of anonymity that the force could be as many as 6,000.

The presence, …read more

Source:: Newsweek