One Answer As To Why I still think the impact of racism & slavery matters today

While I know I should forget what YOU did-not-do to me and had no part in, from my past;

It does not make for denial of my experience and all that I’ve suffered which unfortunately cannot be erased that fast;

I will strive not to blame you if you strive not to ask me to deny what it means today;

There is much work that you have done to compensate for the present struggles of others which I cannot begin to repay;

I’m grateful, I  give you that; but what I also give you is the need that we have together to right wrongs;

So that the deeply woven harms created by centuries of evil men and women, this time around, won’t last as long.

Published by bthwceo

Advocate for Health Equity and Social Justice just because I believe I'm to be a bridge for our broken world. My objective is to find a balance of truth, yet love for all who have a desire to see our world push through this hard space of indifference

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