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Let America Be America Again (By Darren Walker)
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation
(reprinted with permission from the Ford Foundation)
Let America be America again.
Let it be the dream it used to be.
Let it be the pioneer on the plain
Seeking a home where he himself is free.
(America never was America to me.)
Let America be the dream the dreamers dreamed—
Let it be that great strong land of love
Where never kings ...