Politiquotes of the Week: April 20

of 118Photo
  • 041912 politics politiquotes marco rubio
  • 041912 politics politiquotes john lewis
  • 041912 politics politiquotes van jones
  • 041912 politics politiquotes barack obama 2
  • 041912 politics politiquotes mitt romney 1
  • 041912 politics politiquotes stephen colbert
  • 041912 politics politiquotes barack obama mitt romney
  • 041912 politics politiquotes barack obama rosa parks bus
  • 041912 politics politiquotes barack obama 3
  • 041912 politics politiquotes mitt romney 3
  • 041912 politics politiquotes herman cain

Van Jones

"You always have some Americans that, they don't want to go forward. 'We like slavery', or 'we like segregation,' or 'we like women not voting,' or 'we like the environment being destroyed, we like workers having no rights, we like children in factories'. And they want to conserve, ahem, conserve, ahem, conserve the old ways," said former White House green energy czar Van Jones in an interview with allhiphop.com.

(Photo: David Livingston/Getty Images)