Great Goals

WHAT SHOULD HUMANKIND AIM TO ACCOMPLISH IN THE COMING DECADES?

BARBARA JORDAN

LAWYER, EDUCATOR

We need to restore a sense of the common good in America. Tolerance must become an idea that is honored and respected, particularly toward nations that are different from us. But hunger should not be tolerated. It's a moral principle that people should be able to eat a meal when they want to. The sight of hunger any place on the globe should be banished.

LUKE PERRY

ACTOR

If we're going to continue -- not just in America but on this planet -- to engage in armed conflicts and send men off to war, we've got to...

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