“Because issues like segregated schools and housing, lack of jobs and opportunity–symbols of history that are a source of pride for some and pain for others–these are not tangential to peace; they’re essential to it,” said Obama. “If towns remain divided–if Catholics have their schools and buildings, and Protestants have theirs–if we can’t see ourselves in one another, if fear or resentment are allowed to harden, that encourages division. It discourages cooperation.
Link to Articule: Obama: ‘If Catholics Have Their Schools and Buildings and Protestants Have Theirs … That Encourages Division’ | CNS News. By Terence P. Jeffrey June 19, 2013 – 12:36 PM
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