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Excerpts from Books by and about 2008 candidates
Sen. John McCain (R, AZ)
Why Courage Matters
Sen. Barack Obama(D, IL)
Dreams From My Father
Sen. Joe Biden (D, DE)
Promises to Keep
Gov. Sarah Palin (R, AK)
New Energy for Alaska
Rep. Bob Barr (L)
The Meaning of IS
Rep. Cynthia McKinney (G)
Green Party Debate
Ralph Nader (I)
The Good Fight
Alan Keyes (NAIP)
Our Character, Our Future

Sen. Hillary Clinton
It Takes A Village
Mayor Rudy Giuliani
Gov. Mike Huckabee
Character Makes A Difference
Amb. Alan Keyes
Our Character, Our Future
Rep. Ron Paul
Freedom Under Siege
Gov. Mitt Romney

(click a book cover for excerpts and a review or other books by or about the presidency from

2007 NAACP Presidential Primary Forum: Eight Democrats plus one Republican at annual convention for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Civil Rights
   Chris Dodd: Bury “N” word along with “neglect”, “silence”, “bigotry”.
   Dennis Kucinich: Supreme Court has forgotten 13th, 14th, & 15th Amendment.
   Mike Gravel: Dems love blacks during elections, but nothing has improved.
   Mike Gravel: Electoral-industrial complex steals African-American votes.
   Joe Biden: Separate juveniles from adults in jail.
   Joe Biden: Most violent crime is related to drugs.
   Barack Obama: Supreme Court was wrong on school anti-integration ruling.
   Bill Richardson: Supreme Court backstabbed equality of Brown v. Board of Ed.
   Chris Dodd: Tragedy that Supreme Court overturns Brown desegregation.
   Hillary Clinton: Working families cannot participate in school between 9 & 3.
   John Edwards: Appoint judges with backbone to desegregate schools.
Foreign Policy
   Bill Richardson: We always forget about Africa; I will care.
   Chris Dodd: We neglect the Caribbean; I will pay attention.
   John Edwards: Make primary school available to 100M kids in Africa.
Free Trade
   Joe Biden: No trade agreements without workers’ & environmental rights.
Government Reform
   Barack Obama: Registered 150,000 new minority voters in Chicago in 1992.
   Bill Richardson: When all minorities can vote, Democrats win.
   Chris Dodd: Proud to have introduced the “Help America Vote Act”.
   Dennis Kucinich: Voted against certifying 2004 election because of Ohio fraud.
   Hillary Clinton: Same-day voter registration; no oppressive ID requirements.
   Joe Biden: Roberts & Alito have turned Supreme Court upside down.
   Joe Biden: History of racism was keeping black Americans from voting.
   John Edwards: Vigorously prosecute voter suppression efforts.
   Mike Gravel: Without paper ballots, they’ll steal the next election too.
Gun Control
   Barack Obama: Stop unscrupulous gun dealers dumping guns in cities.
   Bill Richardson: Attack poverty at the core of gun violence.
   Dennis Kucinich: We have babies dying in the streets; ban handguns.
   Hillary Clinton: Get assault weapons & guns off the street.
   John Edwards: Don’t need AK-47 to hunt; renew assault weapons ban.
   Mike Gravel: Military culture causes more gun violence.
   Tom Tancredo: Illegal immigrants especially hurt African-American workers.
Principles & Values
   John Edwards: Doing something about the two Americas is cause of my life.
   Tom Tancredo: Only Republican to appear at NAACP annual convention.
War & Peace
   Bill Richardson: African-American community has disproportionate war pain.
   Dennis Kucinich: Same thinking that took us into Iraq will take us into Iran.
   Joe Biden: Never de-fund a single soldier in Iraq.

The above quotations are from 2007 NAACP Presidential Primary Forum: Eight Democrats plus one Republican at annual convention for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

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