POLIZETTE — E Pluribus Unum — “out of many, one” — is not only America’s motto but the goal of our nation.
Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. famously said, “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”
In conjunction with this vital goal that he so eloquently articulated, our nation enacted laws to end segregation and break down barriers to enable all Americans live up to their potential. However, there are many reasons why America is headed the wrong way in this turbulent era.
The phrase-turned-movement, “Black Lives Matter,” flies in the face of Dr. King’s words, beliefs, and dreams.
Simply stated — all lives matter!
On the evening of July 7, 2016, Dallas police officers were gunned down by an assailant who reportedly told police negotiators that he was determined to kill as many white people and especially white police officers as possible.
The morning after this devastating tragedy played out, many reporters asked how America had gotten to this point.
There are many reasons that we have come to this point.