Barack Obama's Acceptance Speech Transcript

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Barack Obama giving his acceptance speech, Nov 4th.  Photo: Getty Images.The following is a transcript of President-elect Barack Obama's acceptance speech:Barack Obama: This is our chance to answer that call. This is our moment. If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible; who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time; who still questions the power of our democracy, tonight is your answer.Its the answer told by...Read Full Story

Excerpt from the Obama Acceptance Speech

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From the Democratic National Convention: Four years ago, I stood before you and told you my story, of the brief union between a young man from Kenya and a young woman from Kansas who weren't well-off or well-known, but shared a belief that in America their son could achieve whatever he put his mind to.It is that promise that's always set this country apart, that through hard work and sacrifice each of us can pursue our inspanidual dreams, but still come together as one American family, to...Read Full Story