Walking the Balance Beam 14 y
I don't know about you, but I remember walking the balance beam in gym class. I liked it. Balance is a gift. When you are walking in balance, life is good. When you are out of balance you sure know it. Especially when you are on a beam. When you start to go off balance you counter-balance to get back to the safe middle. But not if you are some people. Some people counter-balance so much that they go all the way off balance on the other side.
I do make a point. Read on....
We have very little balance when it comes to so many ideas.
Discrimination and racism for instance. That was so unbalanced (and sick)especially during slavery and segregation. Then instead of coming to a balance, and treating people equal, we went off balance on the other side and started offering special treatment. As if to try and make up for it. It is still discrimination. Not as bad mind you, but still off balance.
How about woman’s rights. It was unbalanced when women were not allowed to vote and considered inferior to a man. Then came the attempt at balance. WHOOOAAA! Way ... read more