Let me start this by saying that I am not apologizing for my furious rant on facebook. I was angry, angrier than I have been in quite some time and my feelings have merit and I can’t apologize for that. But I fell into the trap. The trap set by those that want division in […]
SO – Farrah is a very good friend of mine. If I could, I’d be at her house everyday (but I haven’t yet convinced hubs we need to visit TX, let alone move there). And while I may not agree with everything she has to say, there are some good take-away points here that apply to anyone, be you from the US, UK, NZ, Australia – wherever. Whatever age you are. Whatever your background is. Whatever your religion is. Whatever.
- I can try to be better, act better, live better. I can only try to treat my fellow humans in the manner I want to be treated….with respect and love and understanding. I may not agree with you, but you deserve at least that from me… if it’s earned.
- And we didn’t invent racism. At least I didn’t. But only we can eradicate it.
- Protest your cause. Peacefully. If you want someone to respect you, try showing a little respect to them. If you want someone to listen, try listening yourself. If you want to make a change….
Change yourself first. We seldom see the ugliness in ourselves until it’s too late.
- And until we learn to respect, accept and love each other, NOTHING will change. It’s our actions, not our words, that will prove to be effective.