This is incredible. No wonder everyone’s linking to it.
One of the many great parts:
We can accept a politics that breeds division, and conflict, and cynicism. […] But if we do, I can tell you that in the next election, we’ll be talking about some other distraction. And then another one. And then another one. And nothing will change.
You really should read this, even if you don’t support Obama.
It’s long and dense. Read it later if you won’t give it the time it deserves now.