Showing posts from June, 2016

I don't understand

I just don’t understand what is happening anymore. Where did the days go of being there for your community? For helping a neighbor? The days where we looked at our police officers and thought they were swell. Where did the days go where you rode bikes until dark and came running home when you heard mom calling for dinner? Where did the tv shows that taught us a lesson become replaced by shows glorifying being young and pregnant or a never-ending stream of reality garbage?!When did it become okay to scream at someone you don’t know because you have judged them as different from you?How did it become acceptable to humiliate and denigrate another human being simply because they were themselves?How did we end up with someone that feels exclusion is better and demonizing a group of people is the right way to react- running for the highest office in the land?How is it that a national group of powerful, wealthy people can buy our congressman and senators votes to promote their agenda while p…