I truly feel this is one of the best pieces ever written,and no it wasn’t by a politician, just a man with a job. His name is;
Aaron Benjamin Sorkin (born June 9, 1961)is an American screenwriter, director, producer, and playwright. His works include the Broadway plays A Few Good Men and The Farnsworth Invention; the television series Sports Night, The West Wing, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, and The Newsroom; and the films A Few Good Men, The American President, Charlie Wilson’s War, Moneyball, and Steve Jobs. For writing The Social Network, he won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay, among other awards. He made his feature directorial debut in 2017 with Molly’s Game, which he also wrote.
Today, Saturday October 6th, 2018 we watch another example revealed of why America is not the greatest nation on the planet. The Kavanaugh vote is yet another showing of how deeply the country is divided and delusional. That 50% of this country approves of a president who attacks women,victims of crimes, who abuses his power by limiting the focus of investigations for political gain…those are really scary numbers.
I’m not saying the other party is much better, because in my view they are not.
But I do think that if our elected officials don’t start listening..
The words of Abraham Lincoln to honour the soldiers that sacrificed their lives in order “that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth”
People it is perishing at an incredible rate.
SPEAK UP! NO MORE SILENCE!