"Your speech has motivated me to stop all the hate in the world. I know this will be hard, but your speech has truly made a difference." JC
"My prayer is that you can continue for many years to touch peoples' lives, and each of them can pass it on so that we can reduce hate crimes." MS
"Your talk made me realize I do get rude to others and talk about others when I shouldn't. You also made me realize that we should appreciate everything we have." KP

“What If We All Just Held Hands?”


Full Title: “What If We All Just Held Hands?
We Should Accept Differences Until Differences Make No Difference At All”
Created by: 400 Students & Teachers
Monroe Elementary School
Norman, Oklahoma

“To help all students to see the unique beauty in themselves and how beautiful the world can be when we join our strengths to others, each student traced his/her hand, then decorated it in a way that told something about themselves. Together, the beauty of the individual hands expresses the theme.”

After hearing you speak, I saw the importance in being colorblind. It doesn't matter what race you are; it is WHO you are. ZA
"I now understand that how I treat people actually affects them. I will be sure to treat people differently now!" AS
"I will do my best to not bully others. Race shouldn't matter, and don't bully; that is the main thing you taught me." ZC
"Your story made me think differently about religions and people all together." BB