“Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.”
Robert Kennedy predicted in 1968 that an African-American could be president in 40 years.
Barack Obama was that person.
On March 10th, 1968, Cesar Chavez breaks his 25-day fast by accepting bread from Senator Robert Kennedy, Delano, California.
March 10, 1968
Left to right: Helen Chavez, Robert Kennedy, Cesar Chavez
Photographer: Richard Darby