“I’d rather listen to your troubles than your eulogy”—my friends on Facebook have posted this. Strangers have shared this. Souls have whispered this in prayer, in hope, and in grief.
We are well into 2019 now, and I thought this was the year to be new. That’s what all the motivational posters keep telling me. Except, I am still seeing a barrage of the same old hypocrisy in politics. If anything, it’s been amplified recently.
In response to the escalating tensions between the United States and North Korea and the hate crimes and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, the contributing writers of Progress and Tea have written love letters to the world.
Letter # 1