Concerned Puerto Rico Student Pens “Open Questions To All U.S. Christians”

An open question to U.S. christians: So, did we learn nothing from 1930’s Germany? #Trump

End Stand Your Ground

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Luis Sosa had a question. And then another. And before long, the 20-year-old pharmacy student in Puerto Rico had several different questions in his head, which made their way on to his twitter profile, each as an “open question to all U.S. Christians”. One night two weeks before Christmas, Sosa blasted a tirade of ten taunting tweets on twitter in twenty minutes, each one posing a distinct one-sentence question to ALL United States Christians.

The thought-provoking questions, which even challenged the U.S. Constitution, touched on a range of topics: racism, gun control, immigration, religion, politics, and climate change. In an exclusive interview with the movement to End Stand Your Ground, Sosa said he wanted to address his questions “mostly to young, maybe college-aged Christians like me, so they could really analyze if their current world view aligns with Jesus’.” Sosa described the response he received from the twitterverse as tepid.

Sosa said he has traveled to the mainland…

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Three Day Quote Challenge: Day Two

JFK at Rice University
JFK at Rice University -The Internet Archive-

 

I believe in human dignity as the source of national purpose, in human liberty as the source of national action, in the human heart as the source of national compassion, and in the human mind as the source of our invention and our ideas. It is, I believe, the faith in our fellow citizens as individuals and as people that lies at the heart of the liberal faith. For liberalism is not so much a party creed or set of fixed platform promises as it is an attitude of mind and heart, a faith in man’s ability through the experiences of his reason and judgment to increase for himself and his fellow-men the amount of justice and freedom and brotherhood which all human life deserves.

Why I am a Liberal
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Acceptance of the New York Liberal Party Nomination
September 14, 1960

I was going to call this post: Say it loud, I’m liberal and I’m proud!

The Three Day Quote Challenge comes to me from Xara Nahara

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  1. Thank the person who nominated you.
  2. Post a Quote for 3 consecutive days
  3. Nominate 3 bloggers each day
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Tosha Michelle