“Today I will do what others won’t,
so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can’t”
“Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion
against injustice and lying and greed.
If people all over the world…would do this,
it would change the earth.”
― William Faulkner
“Silence becomes cowardice when occasion demands speaking out
the whole truth and acting accordingly.”
― Mahatma Gandhi
The official word is supposedly to come Thursday.
The long awaited “will they or won’t they….”
Word is that they won’t.
Yet the House has voted…383-0
Unanimous across party lines.
A strong signal to the Administration…
“Last week, ISIS militants killed 16 people, including four Catholic nuns, at a retirement home in southern Yemen,” Ryan said in a statement Monday. “This is the latest in a string of brutal attacks committed by ISIS against Christian and other minorities. Yet the administration has still not called this what it is: A genocide.”
Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House
The Senate will vote next.
Yet these votes are symbolic in name only…
Because the final word will come from the White House and the White House alone.
However… no matter whether this Administration confirms that the atrocities waged by ISIS against Christians is indeed genocide… or not….the truth remains…obviously the Truth…
These are the things that you shall do: Speak the truth to one another; render in your gates judgments that are true and make for peace;