State of Emergency

Source: Google Images

Source: Google Images

 

It would be easy to turn off the television and silence the phones or turn off the social media notifications.  However, that wouldn’t solve anything, now would it?  The rage that some, including myself, are experiencing right now stems far deeper than most can comprehend.  What the United States, said to be one of the greatest countries in the world, is experiencing isn’t new. Continue reading

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Malcolm Shabazz, Grandson of Malcolm X, Murdered in Mexico

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Source: Google Images

Malcolm Shabazz was visiting Mexico to meet with the leader of an activist group and was supposedly the victim of an attempted robbery when he was killed.  The details surrounding his murder have not been released and attempts to reach Mexican officials have turned up unsuccessful.  To read the full story on NBC News, click the link below.

NBC News Full Article on Shabazz Murder

Jodi Arias Found Guilty of 1st Degree Murder of Ex-Boyfriend!

An Arizona jury has found Jodi Arias guilty of the murder of her ex-boyfriend, Travis Alexander.  She was convicted of fatally stabbing and shooting him, then tossing the murder weapon.  Arias claims the murder was in self defense, but the jury believed otherwise.  She will now stand trial again, to determine if the murder was premeditated; she could face the death penalty.  See below for the video of the guilty verdict being delivered.

The World We Live In…

I won’t be posting the graphic images of people crying or explosions because I just think that would be distasteful.  My goal is to just show love and thought to what happened at the Boston Marathon today.  Lives were lost and some are in critical condition fighting.  The least that we can do is show some respect, say prayers and realize that this could happen anywhere so live each day as if it’s your last.  If there is negativity in your life then get rid of it.  If there is a relationship that needs work, do your part.  And if there is a chance to be violent, walk away.  There is so much heartache in the world we live in; let’s try something different for a change.

Boston Marathon Ribbon