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Engulfed in war

We are at war! War with Iraq. War with al-Qaida. War on terrorism. War in Liberia? War in Iran? War in North Korea? War on crime. War on poverty. War on drugs. We, as the United States are engulfed, in war. We are at war with ourselves, and potentially everyone else.

How long will we, as Americans, allow ourselves to enable the characteristics of war, prejudice, inequality, injustice, tyranny, poverty, hatred, and suffering? Do we really want these characteristics of oppression in our society?

They make society unstable. That in turn makes individuals unstable. This instability leads to violence. Violence leads to war. Wow! What a coincidence. We are at war.

Do you want to experience an attack of a nuclear bomb, chemical bomb, biological bomb? This is a definite possibility. Be prepared. In the meantime, we must change ourselves. We must rid ourselves of the characteristics of oppression and hatred. There are daily mental changes required.

We must change. Not only as individuals, but as a united society of Americans. We must change. It is of highest importance that we, as Americans, change our way of life. We must model more heavenly attributes than the characteristics listed above.

We will lead the world into the new millennium of peace. We will enjoy the true life, true liberty and the true pursuit of happiness. Unite with me in the greatest turnabout in human existence!

Justin Theodore Moore


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