Inspirations – Wed., April 19, 2017

Let us let our own children know that we will stand against the forces of fear. When there is talk of hatred, let us stand up and talk against it. When there is talk of violence, let us stand up and talk against it. In the face of death, let us honor life. As St. Paul admonished us, let us not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.

President Bill Clinton

In the wake of the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, the 2nd worst domestic terrorist attack ever committed on U.S. soil, surpassed in numbers only by the massacre of over 800 African-Americans and the destruction of Black Wall Street.


Inspirations – Tues., April 18, 2017

War: a massacre of people who don’t know each other for the profit of people who know each other but don’t massacre each other.

Paul Valery

Additional Comment: April 18, 1989:
Beginning of student protests which ended in the Tiananmen Square Massacre