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  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Climate change, demographics, water, food, energy, global health, women's empowerment - these issues are all intertwined. We cannot look at one strand in isolation. Instead, we must examine how these strands are woven together.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
    Carl Sagan
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    A central lesson of science is that to understand complex issues (or even simple ones), we must try to free our minds of dogma and to guarantee the freedom to publish, to contradict, and to experiment. Arguments from authority are unacceptable.
    Source: Billions and Billions: Thoughts of Life and Death at the Brink of the Millenium (1997) Ch. 14, The Common Enemy.
  • Bill Kurtis
    Bill Kurtis
    American television journalist 1940-
    Bill Kurtis
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    A journalist enjoys a privileged position. In exchange for not being able to participate in the rough-and-tumble issues of a community, we are given license to observe it all, based on the understanding that we'll tell everyone what happens fairly and squarely. That's harder than it sounds.
  • Boris Yeltsin
    Boris Yeltsin
    Russian politician 1931-2007
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    A sense of proportion and humanitarian action are not issues for terrorists. Their aim is that of killing and destroying.
    Source: Speech at a summit of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe in Istanbul, Turkey, as quoted in BBC World Service (19 November 1999)
  • Bruce Eric Kaplan
    Bruce Eric Kaplan
    American cartoonist
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    Actually, I think that 'Seinfeld' tackles the same kinds of issues as 'Six Feet Under,' just in a different way.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
    American businessman and politician 1954-
    Bill Flores
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    All the issues that have come up under the Obama administration would be continued under Hillary Clinton.
  • Carol Moseley Braun
    Carol Moseley Braun
    American diplomat, politician, and lawyer 1947-
    Carol Moseley Braun
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    And frankly, being a woman I think gives me a slightly different take on a lot of the issues and on a lot of the solutions to the problems we face.
  • Gore Vidal
    Gore Vidal
    American writer and criticus 1925-
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    Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.
  • Carlo Rubbia
    Carlo Rubbia
    Italian physicist and inventor 1934-
    Carlo Rubbia
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    As a boy, I was deeply interested in scientific ideas, electrical and mechanical, and I read almost everything I could find on the subject. I was attracted more by the hardware and construction aspects than by the scientific issues.
  • Bernard Goldberg
    Bernard Goldberg
    American author and journalist 1945-
    Bernard Goldberg
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    As a matter of fact, you know, Jesus probably would be, except for one or two issues, a liberal Democrat if he were around today.
  • Benazir Bhutto
    Benazir Bhutto
    Pakistani politician 1953-2007
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    As a woman leader, I thought I brought a different kind of leadership. I was interested in women's issues, in bringing down the population growth rate... as a woman, I entered politics with an additional dimension - that of a mother.
  • B. D. Wong
    B. D. Wong
    American actor 1960-
    B. D. Wong
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    As an actor, I have casting issues. I'm a minority. I don't have trouble making a living, but as far as being on the food chain of the pecking order of actors, I'm not at the top of it. With the jobs that I do, there are always control issues with directors and producers.
  • Ben Chandler
    Ben Chandler
    American politician and lawyer 1959-
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    As attorney general, I've had some connection with just about every important public issue in the last eight years in Kentucky. All of the important public issues of the day have, at some point.
  • Bill Richardson
    Bill Richardson
    American politician, author, and diplomat 1947-
    Bill Richardson
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    As state leaders, I think its important for us to provide our perspectives on issues we face every day - like access to school spending, access to health care and governing in a global economy.
  • Casey Kasem
    Casey Kasem
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    Basically, radio hasn't changed over the years. Despite all the technical improvements, it still boils down to a man or a woman and a microphone, playing music, sharing stories, talking about issues - communicating with an audience.
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