It now becomes clear why the Bush Administration has been vigorously opposing congressional hearings. The Bush Administration has been engaged in a conspiracy of silence.
Eight generations of African-Americans are still waiting to achieve their rights - compensation and restitution for the hundreds of years during which they were bought and sold on the market.
In November 2000, the Republicans stole from America our most precious right of all: the right to free and fair elections... Now President Bush occupies the White House, but with questionable legitimacy.
Ever since I came to Congress in 1992, there are those who have been trying to silence my voice. I've been told to ""sit down and shut up"" over and over again. Well, I won't sit down and I won't shut up until the full and unvarnished truth is placed before the American people.