Yesterday I was so inspired to see Australia come together after a tragedy. Today I am devastated to wake up and hear the news about Pakistan.
The hashtag #illridewithyou was all over Twitter yesterday, after the hostage situation in Australia ended. It was meant to show that even though it was Muslim extremists perpetrating in the attack, that people were still willing to ride with Muslim’s dressed in traditional garb on public transportation.
Something about this inspired me, and made me think of Rosa Parks refusing to sit at the back of a bus during the civil rights movement in America.
I was so proud of Australia, and the rest of the world that took up support for a group of people that is generally discriminated against. Then I found out about this attack today, and my faith in humanity diminished…Read More