In light of the attacks in Paris, France, the earthquake in Japan which set them on Tsunami watch, the attack in Beirut…. etc….. people are raising awareness ALL AROUND the globe, of the evils and tragedy. Social media is filling up with “Pray For The World”.
I’m going to lay out three reasons why the rest of the world needs to let FRANCE have their Moment of Silence.
1) They’re a Westernized country where the people live in Safety.
2) This was a STRATEGIC attack.
3) People. Died. ISIS killed 129 people in a country that doesn’t even touch the Middle East.
So many people are complaining the middle east doesn’t show up in this picture. Well, sorry to break it to you, but the Middle East has been at war since I don’t even know when, and continues to tear itself to shreds. America has come in to try and help, GAVE Iraq back to their people and then the terrorist group known as IS showed up.
America has responded COUNTLESS times to the Middle East. We have permanent Military presence in Kuwait. British troops have been to the middle east, French troops have been to the middle east. By now, average civilians are so sick and tired of sending troops to the Middle-East because we’ve just given up hope that their countries will EVER stop fighting with each other.
Africa is not a country. It’s a continent. Countries in Africa have been facing turmoil for ages. In recent years, Activists like myself have been pouring in to the countries of Africa to provide clean drinking water, shoes, clothes, gifts, schools, transportation, and a NUMBER of other things including adopting African children. It is absolutely tragic what the governments in these countries do to their people.
Earthquakes have hit numerous countries in the last twenty years. Teams of Christians, doctors, the American Red Cross and again other various Activists have poured into those countries to clean up, hand out supplies, take care of injuries, feed people, clothe people, adopt children who became orphans, rebuild houses, provide shelter.
The Mexican hurricane ended up far less a tragedy than was expected. The Caribbean is affected every year by hurricanes.
It’s true, the world stood by and did NOTHING when the Syrian government destroyed the country. And I am so sorry that happened. IS has been KILLING HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE relentlessly. The ONE country that could have stopped all of it when it started, was the United States of America. Instead of going over there, dropping a bomb and calling it done, our government let it spread like an infectious disease. They haven’t stopped since.
Our World is a horrific place. Everywhere you turn, something new is happening. Right NOW is the time to be standing together and fighting against it. Right NOW is the time to Pray for these people and these countries. Right NOW is the time to stop evil at the doorsteps.
They attacked a Western country! A place billions of people travel to every year. Cry for Paris, and mourn their loss. And then stand with Paris and tell them We. Are. Not. Afraid.
Because it’s going to happen again. And when it does, the people of this world need to stand together against it, just as we have done with Paris. Just as the World did when 9/11 happened, and THOUSANDS of people died in a strategic event.
Join together, Humanity. And pray. Pray together. Pray for Peace. Pray for our World.