For millions of people, we are in a moment of a possibility for a more compassionate society. A conscious awakening. We no longer want "me" but "us." With staying power and speaking our minds, this can be a world-wide transformation mending society's torn fabric.
A friend disagrees with me on the issue of ERA. She claims that discrimination between the genders doesn’t exist. Let’s say my friend is right. Women enjoy all the rights men have. But wouldn’t that in itself be a reason to read about our sisters who earned us that right? Of course, this is a pet peeve of mine. It’s when my kids go, “Mom, don’t go there.”