I came here today, to the border of two great nations to express myself and my solidarity in standing against divisiveness within the population. I am against the current politics that are trying to break people apart, when in reality, we are no different from one another. I was really upset to know that some sixty million Americans genuinely supported President Trump’s message. His messages definitely have an impact on the Canadian society as well. I saw a lot of inflammation of racist and divisive sentiments spreading into Canada. I hope to see a government that respects all people regardless of their background, regardless of their race, religion and gender. I feel that the Muslim Ban that President Trump signed is completely unjust. We cannot blame a small group of religious radicals and use them as representation of the entire Muslim religion. For example, I would never go up to a Christian and say “why aren’t you guys holding responsibility for the KKK’s actions?” This kind of stuff happened before, and hopefully it won’t happen again, but for now we just have to realize that one person does not represent a whole group of people.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s