make more extreme in social or political outlook
We will disrupt their efforts online to reach and
radicalize young people in our country. It won't be easy or quick, but make no mistake – we will prevail.
reflecting a lack of pity or compassion
I believe that when we have millions of hardworking immigrants contributing to our economy, it would be self-defeating and
inhumane to kick them out.
when one cannot perform due to physical or mental unfitness
I went to work for the Children's Defense Fund, going door-to-door in New Bedford, Massachusetts on behalf of children with
disabilities who were denied the chance to go to school.
If you believe that every man, woman, and child in America has the right to
affordable health care…join us. If you believe that we should say “no” to unfair trade deals... that we should stand up to China... that we should support our steelworkers and autoworkers and homegrown manufacturers…join us.
get the better of
A country where all our children can dream, and those dreams are within reach. Where families are strong… communities are safe… And yes, love
affecting an entire structure, network, or complex of parts
So let's put ourselves in the shoes of young black and Latino men and women who face the effects of
systemic racism, and are made to feel like their lives are disposable.
dissenting with the majority opinion
And we will stand up against mean and
divisive rhetoric wherever it comes from.
showing concern for the welfare of others
They were drawn together by love of country and the
selfless passion to build something better for all who follow. That is the story of America.
an item that can be thrown away after it has been used
So let's put ourselves in the shoes of young black and Latino men and women who face the effects of systemic racism, and are made to feel like their lives are
pompous or pretentious talk or writing
So enough with the bigotry and
instability in the atmosphere
Anyone reading the news can see the threats and
turbulence we face.
tending to bring about; being partly responsible for
And we'll build a path to citizenship for millions of immigrants who are already
contributing to our economy!
the basic features of a system or organization
In my first 100 days, we will work with both parties to pass the biggest investment in new, good-paying jobs since World War II. Jobs in manufacturing, clean energy, technology and innovation, small business, and
a platform raised above the surrounding level
Now, sometimes the people at this
podium are new to the national stage.
someone who organizes a business venture
The most innovative
the quality of moving freely
There's too much inequality. Too little social
termination of operations
From communities ravaged by addiction to regions hollowed out by plant
being dependent on something habit-forming
From communities ravaged by
addiction to regions hollowed out by plant closures.
a person who tries to please or amuse
You know, for the past year, many people made the mistake of laughing off Donald Trump's comments – excusing him as an
entertainer just putting on a show.
having been robbed and destroyed by force and violence
ravaged by addiction to regions hollowed out by plant closures.
the intolerance and prejudice of a bigot
So enough with the
bigotry and bombast.
being like nothing done or experienced or created before
stone post at side of a road to show distances
Tonight, we've reached a
milestone in our nation's march toward a more perfect union: the first time that a major party has nominated a woman for President.
unable to be governed or controlled
When representatives from 13
unruly colonies met just down the road from here, some wanted to stick with the King.
Our Founders embraced the
enduring truth that we are stronger together.
a favorite saying of a sect or political group
motto is e pluribus unum: out of many, we are one.
movement of persons into a place
immigration reform will grow our economy and keep families together - and it's the right thing to do.
the prejudice that one people are superior to another
So let's put ourselves in the shoes of young black and Latino men and women who face the effects of systemic
racism, and are made to feel like their lives are disposable.
the act of binding yourself to a course of action
We heard from our terrific vice president, the one-and-only Joe Biden, who spoke from his big heart about our party's
commitment to working people.
a favorite saying of a sect or political group
It's not just a
slogan for our campaign.
a person who comes to a country in order to settle there
And we'll build a path to citizenship for millions of
immigrants who are already contributing to our economy!
make steady progress
I believe America
thrives when the middle class
give or delegate power or authority to
So I want to tell you tonight how we will
empower Americans to live better lives.
loss of the ability to move a body part
paralysis in Washington.
discourage or frighten with threats or a domineering manner
When I tried to hide from a neighborhood
bully, she literally blocked the door.
lack of balance or similarity in status
There's too much
inequality. Too little social mobility.
a means of arousing or stirring to action
Donald Trump can't even handle the rough-and-tumble of a presidential campaign. He loses his cool at the slightest
When there are no ceilings, the sky's the limit. So let's keep going, until every one of the 161 million women and girls across America has the opportunity she
the system of production and distribution and consumption
Now we are clear-eyed about what our country is up against. But we are not afraid. We will rise to the challenge, just as we always have. We will not build a wall. Instead, we will build an
economy where everyone who wants a good paying job can get one.
related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal
And to those of you who joined our
campaign this week. And what a remarkable week it's been.
imitate, especially for satirical effect
Or when he mocks and
mimics a reporter with a disability.
a group of people living in a particular local area
David Brown asked the
community to support his force, maybe even join them.
the quality of being just or fair
You've put economic and social
justice issues front and center, where they belong.
a list of matters to be taken up, as at a meeting
agenda to improve the lives of people across our country - to keep you safe, to get you good jobs, and to give your kids the opportunities they deserve.
give an incentive for action
In this campaign, I've met so many people who
motivate me to keep fighting for change. And, with your help, I will carry all of your voices and stories with me to the White House.
the act of denying yourself
She said that what worried President Kennedy during that very dangerous time was that a war might be started – not by big men with
self-control and restraint, but by little men – the ones moved by fear and pride.
membership in a state with rights and duties
And we'll build a path to
citizenship for millions of immigrants who are already contributing to our economy!
Some of you are
frustrated – even furious.
a person's partner in marriage
Let's put ourselves in the shoes of police officers, kissing their kids and
spouses goodbye every day and heading off to do a dangerous and necessary job.
characterized by action or forcefulness of personality
But just look at the strengths we bring to meet these challenges. We have the most
dynamic and diverse people in the world. We have the most tolerant and generous young people we've ever had.