I Have a Dream: How Obama Inspires African-Americans to Aim High

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  • Tyrone Gayle, 25, Jacksonville Florida
  • Latrece Gouch, 20, Detroit
  • Lewana Kidane, 14, San Francisco
  • Sammy Keleta,15, Oakland, California:
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  • Cherice McGlone, 20, Virginia Beach, Virginia:
  • Al Moore, 34, Hyattsville, Maryland
  • Clarke Davis, 18, Atlanta

Anything Is Possible

In a happy coincidence, President Obama's inauguration is the same day America celebrates the Martin Luther King holiday. On the National Day of Service, BET.com asked African-Americans from all over the nation how the success that Obama has achieved, which for many is the embodiment of King's dream, has inspired them to think and dream bigger. Here's what they had to say. – Joyce Jones

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