Links to transcripts and videos of Rev. Jeremiah Wright, NAACP speech in Detroit, National Press Club speech, Sen. Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton response.
Chickens come home to roost
A longer excerpt of the “chickens” soundbite:
Rev. Jeremiah Wright attributing the “chickens come home to roost” quotation to both former ambassador to Iraq Edward Peck and Malcolm X–ABC video (after a 30-second commercial) |here|, transcript |here|.
The Moyers Interview
National Press Club Breakfast
10-minute video clip and excerpts from Huffington Post |here|
Video–Obama response to Wright National Press Club remarks: |here|
Video–Obama answers questions after press conference April 29, 2008 |here|
The National Press Club audience included officials from the New Black Panther Party and Louis Farrakhan’s Nation of Islam. Wright’s security was provided by Farrakhan’s Nation of Islam bodyguards.