公众人物毕业演讲 第362期:奥普拉2013在哈佛大学(11)

发表时间:2017-05-22内容来源:VOA英语学习网

And also reduce the violence that is robbing us of our children. They don't have to be incompatible. And we understand that most Americans.

并且减少让我们饱受丧子之痛的暴力事件二者并不矛盾我们深知 大多数美国人坚信

Believe in the clear path to citizenship for the twelve million undocumented immigrants to reside in this country because it's possible to both enforce our laws.

能够给予居住在这个国家的1200万非法移民明确的公民身份因为完全可以在实施法案的同时

And at the same time, embrace the words on the Statue of Liberty that have welcomed generations of huddled masses to our shores. We can do both.

践行自由女神像前的铭言收容那些世代蜷缩在边境线上的人们二者可以兼得

And we understand, I know you do, because you all went to Harvard, that people from both parties and no party.

我们能理解 我知道你们也能理解因为你们都是哈佛学子无论是党派人士或无党派人士都认为

Believe that indigent mothers and families should have access to healthy food and a roof over their heads and a strong public education.

贫困的母亲与家庭应当获得健康食物与栖身之所以及良好的公共教育

Because here in the richest nation on earth, we can afford a basic level of security and opportunity. So, the question is:

因为在这个全球最富饶的国度中我们有能力满足对于安全与机遇的基本需要那么问题在于

What are we going to do about it? Really. What are you going to do about it? Maybe you agree with these beliefs, maybe you don't.

我们要如何行动起来? 说真的各位要如何行动起来?或许你赞同这些信念 或许心存异议

Maybe you care about these issues, or maybe there are other challenges that you, class of 2013 year, are passionate about.

或许你关注这些问题亦或还有其它方面的挑战是你们这些2013年度毕业生所热衷的

Maybe you want to make a difference by serving in government, maybe you want to launch your own television show, or maybe you simply want to collect some change.

或许你希望通过从政来改变这一切或许你希望推出自己的电视栏目或许只是想要攒些零钱

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