The “American Dream” that we are living out today is not the Dream that Martin Luther King Jr. was referring to. The ideal of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness has to be a reality for all people for it to be true for a whole nation.
“Although praying isn’t our only responsibility in crisis situations – it is certainly a starting place.” – Steven Furtick
“By sitting-in, we were really standing up.” – John Lewis
Real change can be made – when you embrace the ugliness, own up to it and still stand up for what’s right to you.
So much truth was spoken through Jesse Williams. He said what needed to be said in the most relevant, eloquent and magical way possible.