We’re a people divided as a COVID-19 contrast makes itself increasingly clearer. We either want it taken seriously, often because we’ve had experiences with it, or we’re fighting for our rights, regardless of who it may hurt.
I sit in a state of pause, feeling helpless as an individual in a global pandemic, wishing I could make a difference. I realize I can. I can take a knee and pause for the pandemic, aiding those on the front-lines with my behavior.