I don’t think we need to yell, but the other side of it is that I do think we need to listen. People yell when they don’t feel heard, so we need to listen.
Sep 02, 2015
On this day, I have a message for the leaders of this country, this region and the world — you are failing the Syrian people, especially Syria's children. This is a heartbreaking tragedy — the world's worst refugee crisis in decades.
Jul 12, 2015
I fought for 20 years for life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. I want some happiness.
Sep 04, 2015
If you see something like that, just do what you can. I would rather die trying to stop something like that than walk away and let everybody else get killed. I couldn't live with that. I'd rather die.
Sep 14, 2015
Having the skill and ambition to build something cool should lead to applause, not arrest. The future belongs to people like Ahmed.
Sep 16, 2015
We're still bothered over the killing of Mike Brown because we still need police reform, criminal justice system reform.
Aug 12, 2015
[He] was just smart, just smart. Brilliant.
Aug 16, 2015
This judgment is a new attack on the freedom of the press.
Aug 29, 2015
The NRA has got people here by the short and curlies.
Feb 04, 2015
Today is Texas Muslim Capital Day in Austin…I did leave an Israeli flag on the reception desk in my office with instructions to staff to ask representatives from the Muslim community to renounce Islamic terrorist groups and publicly announce allegiance to America and our laws. We will see how long they stay in my office.
Jan 29, 2015