Wednesday, November 5, 2008

What a difference 40 years makes

Ohio, 1968

Ohio, 2008

The streets of South Carolina, 1968

The streets of South Carolina, 2008

London gathering, 1968

London gathering, 2008

Grant Park in Chicago, 1968

Grant Park in Chicago, 2008

Jesse Jackson, 1968

Jesse Jackson, 2008

In 1968, America really believed, "Yes We Can."

In 2008, America said, "Yes We Did."


Anonymous said...

powerful photos! the comparison between then and now is truly amazing. we've still got some people to work on....this election has shown us that hatred and fear runs deep....but hope and love will triumph!

thanks for the moving your blog!


Cindy said...

You know, I'd managed to not publicly break down into tears, yet. Until I read this entry.

Very powerful, indeed. I'm willing myself to believe we actually did it, this time.