Screen shot 2012-09-06 at 3.23.11 PM

President Obama’s Democratic National Convention Speech

About three weeks after the 2008 Presidential elections in the USA I found myself in Adis Ababa, Ethiopia.   I was standing outside UNICEF's headquarters where a street vendor approached me to show off his wares: a box of bootlegged DVDs of Barack Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention acceptance speech.