A nation of people all living together, loving each other, supporting each other and working towards common goals to advance our people and our country. We would have a shared love and reverence of God. A government that is acting in the interest of the PEOPLE.
Hatred. Self centered thinking. A sense of entitlement. Competition and a need to “win”. The lack of God in many lives. Seeking of power.
Whenever I am able or presented with the situation, I try to ensure that everyone is on a level playing field. I always look for opportunities for inclusion. I teach my children and others around me that they are no better than anyone else and that there is no one else better than them. I pray for this country and it’s leaders.
Time. We spend so much time working and trying to maintain our lives that we don’t have time to really get involved in our communities and even families. I sometimes feel that I don’t have a voice and am not being heard. Because we go with a majority vote,if I am not in the majority I have to live with and work with what I am given. The lack of support, often, leads to a fear of standing up. I can lack the courage to speak out.
I think the government should be the foundation of bringing the races together and promoting healthy relationships. If we all come together there is strength in numbers. Those in government should remember that no matter who voted for them, they serve all of the people. They should represent all of the people equally. They should advocate for all of the people.
It means that the attack on the black race should not be tolerated. That black lives matter just as much as any other lives in this country and this world. I do not see it as just a black person’s movement. It is the opportunity for all, people to recognize that all lives matter. It is just black lives that are under attack. There is question that white lives matter. There never has been. We just need everyone else to stand up and recognize that the lives of black people are just as valuable.
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