no one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background or his religion. people learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to ove, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.
“sometimes,” ever hums, “i dream i have wings. and when i wake up, i get so scared because they’re gone. takes me a moment to remember it wasn’t real at all.
MLK was not viewed in his own time the way he is seen now. Heroes aren’t usually seen as heroes while they’re still alive... they’re thrown in jail, labeled “extremists”, and murdered or assassinated. Only hindsight lets society acknowledge a radical’s greatness.
Good idea...maybe doners to the wall could get a plaque on the wall saying this section of the wall was donated by (their name).
While bigotry towards minorities is still very much a pressing issue that needs to be addressed, that does not mean that those who are seen as coming from a 'priveleged' background have not experienced their own hardships
I disagree with a lot of their government policies, but I'm pretty sure that Iranians are like people the world over.< True plus most of the people living in Iran aren't the government and who knows if they agree with the government or not