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A young man came to my office today. He asked to speak with me. All he wanted to do was to talk about his dreams for his future. He'd chosen to talk to me because, he said, I must be a dreamer too. I asked him what he meant and he said that he knew that life must have been hard for me because I was, he paused to think of a word, 'big' and because I was in a wheelchair and because I was gay and YET he said, and YET, I seemed happy and successful.
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Peter Suderman on Obama’s Failed Narrative

News : Reason (2 years ago)

Before running for political office, Barack Obama was a stubborn dreamer with a literary bent. Mostly he dreamed of living a better life story, even if that meant scrubbing away the blemishes of reality. Part of his appeal was the w... Read Post

Princeton Irvin Parker: Journey of a Young Dreamer

Society & Culture : Huffington Post: Impact Blog (3 years ago)

Disney Dreamers Academy (DDA) didn't just give me words of inspiration about how my dreams can come true; it showed me a picture of it. Read Post

Jesse Salmeron: A Dreamer Realized

Entertainment : Huffington Post: Entertainment Blog (last year)

In December of 2010, the DREAM Act, a bill that would provide a pathway to citizenship for those who came here at a young age, came excruciatingly close to passing. The DREAMer community was devastated. I sat down to write my film D... Read Post


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