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You know we look at what pres elect Obama has headed Jimenez -- hole -- he's got to figure out how to create jobs create opportunities.
And do it in one of the most difficult times in -- history.
If you -- to prioritize for him how he can continue to create small jobs and businesses why it's crucial all three of you.
Let's go and talk about what needs to happen smoking gophers.
Well I think some of the things that he's mentioned about.
Allowing small businesses to lower the bar for small business loans.
To make it easier for small businesses to give health care to a small group of people.
I think both a tangible steps that he'll take to allow small business to grow -- Here we -- on doctor Martin Luther King's you know holiday.
And more with the king spoke spoke much in later years of his life about economic and -- fact is I have a dream speech was more about economic equality -- it was about.
You know civil rights and I think we're turning a corner with Obama -- now.
I've had to piggyback on nonsmoking exactly what he said in addition.
Model the can be found that he's deep spiritual backbone in the business things before.
Not just blacks but whites dislike.
Gandhi was not just for Hindus he would.
He was for -- And I feel that today with.
The legacy of Doctor King we have grown and I think -- well.
Charles the one thing I worry about -- -- campaign is so often that small businesses were lumped in with big businesses and and that there was -- sort of anti big business obviously there's an anti big business movement.
Or in this country right now and I worry very much that small businesses to pay a heavy price.
If -- if there's if you know you -- up a company -- one and a half million dollars a year with IBM and certainly not with the banks so President Obama will have to be very careful.
And to single out these particular businesses and industries and allow them grow another thing I hope Alexis.
As the one reason I started my company that I felt as an African American I didn't have a chance to make it through the hierarchy of a large corporation.
I think a lot of black people feel that way today and I hope that begins to change and hope that it that kids watching this story there you know minority kids.
Have the opportunity to be CEO.
-- court as well as going to start their own company they want it back.
Long now before we before we go here.
You did unusual things to spend time with the likes of the duke -- -- Malcolm X and said the war around the Mohammed Ali's.
Everything from going to a barber shop re merely say you could see some of those faces tell us about that because part of success is connections and and looking to those leader isn't and finding ways to engagement.
I'm basically when I was a kid as a kid -- to take care because every other Thursday at a barbershop 125.
-- -- fan because I knew Duke Ellington was going to be there.
And I assisted deal with and meet him at that particular time I say mr.
Ellington said on and on call me -- And we constantly spoke same thing with Ali and my compliments and I got to know Malcom -- approval from Omaha Nebraska.
And one thing I've done two days I have four children and I taught them all that these are role models such as they can welcome and want the king.
Not some of these so called basketball stars who -- in and out of jail and you know and that I want to mention the names but.
These are the real real models.
You know when you look at today's role models.
Protecting corporate America as Charles you rightly point out in the African American community what do you look to it as and it doesn't matter you know oftentimes -- -- -- Well you know it it's not about.
Whether you're white -- whether you're black -- -- -- Hindu without a leader but.
Who are those leaders.
Well you know I mean obviously -- we're getting fewer fewer reports of 500 I think it's that certainly single digits Dick Parsons certainly stands up -- so -- because a few years ago brought to basketball game my son.
If you on the kids and -- -- walking at the same time.
I was the only one who recognize them and I was so excited and so much more excited about meeting them don't want it intelligence for me because I think my kids my -- -- viewers.
It's the nature of my son understands who these people are.
You know the do the do what they really had to fight for and and -- it's a real struggle to to get their attention these days particularly when -- twelve years old there's a lot of things Biden for the attention they don't understand the -- or the pain or the agony that event.
And welcome to get to those possessions smoking when you looked mentors -- you mean -- -- -- today's and iron poor that.
Well we certainly know names -- -- Dick Parsons even Oprah is -- most powerful businesswomen in in the world.
But I think what's so important as the local businesses you know to have a tangible business leaders like yourself with in your community and we see an unarmed black planet where local business leaders will -- and look for hiring.
Although looked to have internships and mentoring programs so that where you live you can see what it means -- to be successful that's really important.
Yes that's great all -- -- it was so great Satan if you guys and these stories are so phenomenal attitude -- so much more time.
Charles Brown now and -- smoking thank you guys I want to thank you Martin Luther King to.
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