This time, this election, we must bridge the chasm of race, gender, politics – liberal and conservative, religion – fundamental, evangelical, literal, figurative, Christian or Islam.
Real leadership is nuanced. It is not black and white. It is not rooted in the winning and losing mentality of pure capitalism. I believe it was Henry Ford II who said, The right to fail is as inherent as the right to succeed.” That is true – but the complications of a global economy results in global grief from the failures of a few greedy corporations. We must have a free market – but markets that impact the many must be protected by the many – not the few.
Hat Tip Huffington Post
Real leaders do not wait for the line to assemble and then get in front. Real leaders speak to the people, they rally support for right, they accept responsibility, they lead.
This time we will have real leadership.