The 2020 election and the rest of us

Source: The Daily Pennslyvanian

This time four years ago, my dad had 19 days left to live.

“I kept remembering what an old college friend told me many years ago, “protesting is like prayer for me and the people are the church.” As an atheist, I wholeheartedly agree.”

Voting is not the end of our responsibility to one another. Let’s continue to unlearn what we thought was given, learn what should be given, and unite under the word, “TRY”, instead of the phrase, “it is what it is.” Questioning, fighting, organizing — all those efforts by people back in history got us to where we are now and also show us how much more we have left to go. None of that happened with the lead of cynicism or apathy... And it also did not happen without failure.

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