The Civil Rights Act of 1964. The Voting Rights Act of 1965. The Fair Housing Act Of 1968.
We have protections against discrimination. What we don’t have is a means to end discrimination. Laws are implemented to discipline behavior and provide protection when behavior becomes unsafe; but we have nothing to help facilitate and nurture it. We have nothing to help guide our daily interactions. We tell our children to follow the golden rule. Treat people the way you want to be treated. Be the change you wish to see in this world. But why? And how? That’s where the #Live4Love Initiative comes in.
“The immeasurable amounts of kindness, grace, and mercy are what influence the measurable amounts of crime, indecency, and injustice. The people will not thrive without their community; and the community will not survive without its people. It is both who are the heartbeat of one another. This contract is not laughable, non-negotiable, and cannot be mocked at the expense of the community and/or its members. Creating a loving coexisting environment must be an unmovable priority in order for justice to be properly served. The terms and conditions of this initiative are outlined by the following:”
Please follow the link below to read the initiative in its entirety.
On the evening of Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination, Senator Robert F. Kennedy stated, “what we need in the United States is not division; what we need in the United States is not hatred; what we need in the United States is not violence or lawlessness; but love and wisdom, and compassion toward one another, and a feeling of justice toward those who still suffer within our country, whether they be white or they be black.”
Be courageous enough to show compassion.
Your people need you. Use your heart to show you care.