Women, LGBTQ+, minorities…. We must continue to force change. It isn’t going to change on its own. We have to make it change.
Generally and historically speaking, those who benefit from social injustice in this country have not been known to make the changes necessary in order to transition a morally deficient system or practice into that of fairness and equal rights, without being absolutely forced to do so.
Slavery in this country did not end due to the proactive remorse of those who were benefiting from the degradation and exploitation of their fellow being.
Slavery ended because those who were benefiting from a moral wrong were forced to do the right thing, and against their will at that.
Child labor in this country did not end due to the soft hearts of those who were working 9 and 10 year old children full 10 hours and more shifts for their own personal profit.
Child labor ended because those who were benefiting from an immoral wrong were forced to do the right thing…
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