What a time we are experiencing,
so much change, so much limitation,
we can’t just do whatever we want, when we want to.
For the first time that I know of,
our “white culture” is experiencing the squeeze
of less freedom and choice.
We can’t get on an airplane and fly to Europe or Canada
or go to restaurants or movies or parties.
And now we are panicking about resources,
our own and our neighbors.
Economic shortfalls are making the society less safe
as it becomes less stable.
We are getting our first taste of how our indigenous
and our people of color live life everyday.
Welcome to Club Humanity.
The upside is that we finally have a level playing field,
a shared experience with our “marginalized others”
Suddenly there is no other