“We’ve got to face the fact that some people say you fight fire best with fire, but we say you put fire out best with water. We say you don’t fight racism with racism. We’re gonna fight racism with solidarity.” ― Fred Hampton

It is long overdue for a change to spring forth in the world in which we live. I must admit that change begins with me. Someone must be willing to take a stand for justice on behalf of mankind. We should not continue holding on to the times of old, looking back at what has happened does not minimize our ability to take a stand for change. Let us not hold on to the pass hurt, pain and disappoint of the actions of others, which has tempted to demoralize and disenfranchise our existence as a people and as a culture, “one nation under God. Yes, truth can hurt but truth must be told to salvage the hope for generations to come.

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