About Ferguson – Things I Told My Sons
*Warning – This is another off topic post but something that has been on my mind. Actually, I do a lot of thinking while doing cardio so I suppose it’s related, albeit distantly, to my workouts.
Racism exists in this world. That’s an indisputable fact. America has waged a long and reasonably successful struggle against institutional racism but if you look you will be able to find instances where you can rightly point to someone who has been treated badly solely because of their race. If those cases come to your attention, you can throw your energy behind peaceful efforts to see that the wrongs are righted and to help prevent similar incidents from happening in the future.
That’s correct action. That’s working in the right direction and it’s doing what our Christian faith asks of us. We are to be defenders of innocents who can’t defend themselves.
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