The time has come for us to stand up as one to speak out against this inhumane treatment of Native Americans, protect a water source for millions of people, and to protect sacred burial grounds. Since I cannot make it to Standing Rock personally, I am doing everything that I can to spread awareness of what is happening there. Together as one, we can make a difference.
If we are going to march against these injustices let us do so in daylight so that everyone can see our solidarity and hear our voices rise together as one. Let us not scream only one kind of life matters, but realize that each and every one of our lives matter and that we will come together as brothers and sisters to protect and care for each other. Let us not destroy the lives or property that others have worked so hard for during their own life, but instead let us build each other up and stop the foolish selfishness of looting during the chaos of rioting. Let us work together for peace, because there is already enough suffering.
At first look the headlines for Ahmed Mohamed makes someone believe that this innocent kid was arrested and tormented simply for being a) black and b) Muslim; however, if you look deeper into a situation you’ll see a different story begin to evolve. When I first read the headlines of “14-year-old black Muslim boy arrested [...]
Society in America is rigged, it is set up in such a manner that only the rich and the criminals truly prosper. The average law-abiding citizen is left to struggle in a desperate attempt to keep their head above the water; while the rich continue to prosper from corrupted policies put into place by the [...]