I have visited World War II memorials in Europe and walked in the footsteps of the ghosts of Auschwitz. I've seen the unbearable sadness and equally unbearable acknowledgement of responsibility for past actions. This, however, was different. This was me, my people, and my nation.
Last time I made a video, it took me a good seven months to finish and publish it. This one took a year and some change (pun kinda intended) to make it out of my jump drive.
What the difference is between a refugee and an asylum-seeker. The number of fatal terrorist attacks on U.S. soil perpetrated by refugees. Where in the executive order you can find the "Muslim ban." What the current vetting process is for refugees. Why President Obama "banned" Cuban "refugees" near the end of his term.
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. -Matthew 5:9
I like being around you because I admire who you are and what you have built. You help keep me anchored and help me question and reevaluate what I think I believe so I do not become a sheep; even a sheep with the best intentions can be led down a dark or, perhaps worse, meaningless path.
“If we want security, let us give security; if we want life, let us give life; if we want opportunities, let us provide opportunities.”
For me, at this moment, it takes more courage to jump into a known than to jump into an unknown.