White American born American citizen with ancestry going back to Benjamin Franklin, but grew up in a rainforest tribe. They say it takes a village to raise a child. I was that child.
People need ach other and were created to look out for one another. We should give all we can and still enjoy all we can. Look for the beauty around you instead of craving what you can't attain.
What Gives Me Hope
Seeing people reach out in practical, sacrificial love for one another, both in kindness and in meeting physical needs
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
My top priority would be to ensure that every single citizen owns land. I would protect land rights above all, not the right of the rich to get ever richer, but everyone's right to have some land to live upon, eat from, and be at peace in.nd
What/who changed my life and why
Reading the story about Jesus without any reference to corrupted modern Christianity. Unlike the plastic silly putty chameleon so often pictured in churches, I found a sensitive human being who truly cared about his fellow man.