Justfinethanku: by Jonathan Edwards
About This Show
The former title of this show "Donald Trump is a Moron" was misguided. I stand by the statement, and the sentiment, but think it was a little less than tactful and I don't think it was a good way to reach the people who needed to hear the message the most.
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What is it You Would You KILL For?
Jul 23 16
What would you die for? What would you kill for? I ask that question because I have watched as officers of the law GOOD MEN who, out of fear, pulled a trigger that should never have been pulled. WHY? Because we asked them to. Don’t stop listening now! That reaction you’re having, that anger you’re feeling, be it at me for saying this, or at someone else for not saying this, hold on to that anger for a minute. You should be angry. Because we are being divided and turned against each other. You and I have watched as friends and families have been torn apart by choosing sides, drawing lines in the sand. We are witnessing blind rage and hatred in it’s purest form, target men because of the color of their skin, the faith they hold dear and the uniform they wear to work. It’s destroying us. And while you may decide I am against you and hate me, I am asking you to take a moment, not just to listen, but to think about what I am telling you before you respond. Because in this question I am about to ask IS, what I believe to be, the solution to this civil war that may destroy our country if we continue to ignore it. Is that law worth killing for? Is that law worth dying for? I watch officer after officer accused of racism because they enforced A law that ended in death. And I don’t believe that it is in the enforcement of the law, how the law is enforced, who is the target of that enforcement, but the law itself that is the problem. Because somewhere along the line we have collectively decided create laws to govern the behavior of others based on our own values And while I am not here to argue that protecting the rights of individuals and society shouldn’t happen I am absolutely positive that the enemies of those rights are being completely misidentified. We have made it acceptable to to ask men and woman to kill and to die for the values we like to impose on others. We have given prejudice a home in our society, and ensured it’s growth through each and every law that is passed. So the next time you find yourself s