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House Proceeding 06-11-09 on Jun 11th, 2009 :: 0:43:50 to 0:45:15
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:43:46 to 0:44:06( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: the suffering of some six million je forget that if it happened to them, it could also happen to us. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the mr. rahall: mr. speaker, i yield one minute to the gentleman from illinois, mr. jesse jackson. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from illinois is recognized for one minute. with mr. jackson: last night, mr.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:43:50 to 0:45:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:44:07 to 0:44:28( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: speaker, i tried to explain this event toy daughter when she he asked me why. i tried to tell her that african-americans fought for our country in world war ii and a holocaust survivor once told the story of how survivors of the holocaust knew they had been freed when african-americans showed up, knowing full well because of their race that they could not be nazis. even if some african-americans had to fight under a difrent

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:44:29 to 0:44:49( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: flag. african-americans and jewish americans banded together in many of our nation's great campaigns for social justice. martin luther king jr. used to often quote a rabbi, two jews and a black, killed for registering people to vote in mississippi. stephen tyrone johns lost s

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:44:50 to 0:45:10( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: life defending visitors at a holocaust museum at the handses of a why the supremacist. as i believe president lincoln would paraphrase, their sacrifice is far above our own ability to add or detract. i would hope in this moment that we would recognize that the ties for human decency and dignity that bind us, that the blood that unites us is stronger than

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:45:11 to 0:45:15( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: the hatred and acts of violence that divide us. it is my sincere hope, mr.

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