On June 24th 2016, I woke up to the news that Britain was leaving the EU. My heart broke for the country I loved so much. This Wednesday I got up to the news that Donald Trump has been elected for President, my heart broke for the division we have find ourselves in yet again. Now I am not saying he shouldn’t have won, I am just shocked by the results of what is happening in our world.
Two great elections and a result that stirred FEAR & DIVISION not only in me but the world as a whole. It is time for a wake up call WORLD! It just seems like we are going in circles and now the storm has finally hit and the results cannot be changed; so what can we do? Be the CHANGE.
My mother has six siblings and they fought all the time! My brother and I witnessed some of the division they had back then. So when my brother and I fought (which we did growing up), my mother would call us each time and say these words “You two have each other there is no point in fighting, you are better together”. I never understood those words until recently which brings me to my lesson