Moving forward

How do you go forward when you know that just like the majority of every generation before ours, the majority of this generation is also going to act like a bunch of stubborn mules holding up the status quo of racism, oppression, and colonialism with their willful ignorance and silence in the face of injustice.

If this generation was born in the 1880s instead of the 1980s, they’d all be sitting on the sidelines while a few “radicals” demanded women have the right to vote. If this generation was born in the 1940s, they’d all be sitting back while “troublemakers” got ketchup and mustard dumped on them at segregated lunch counters.

Bystanders enjoying the fruits of the radicals who came before them.

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Posted on August 21, 2014, in Domestically Speaking, Politically Incorrect and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. You didn’t answer your opening query.

  2. Yes. You’re right!

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