In the wake of all that has happened this week, there are many strong emotions and feelings that people are trying to deal with right now. HC Clark asked for some responses regarding things that give our readers hope for the future of our nation.
Putting your political affiliations aside, what is something that gives you hope about the next four years?
“I’m hopeful for the future because I have seen so many people come together to support each other in the past few days. Seeing this gives me hope for humanity, and for our country.” -Olivia
“My little sister can vote in the next election” –Anonymous
“I have hope that we as a nation will move closer to understanding one another’s needs for the future” -Alex
“That so many women of color and members of the LGBTQ+ community who were elected into Congress and various other positions now have the chance to show all of the wonderful things they can do.” –Anonymous
“Being surrounded by strong people that are willing to fight towards a common goal and constantly support one another along the way.” -Raistlin
“Knowing that I will have a college degree and will be on to the next level of my education within the next four years.” -Gaby
“Youth and their resiliency” –Anonymous
“The sense of community developing between those who are in similar situations” –Anonymous
“The people are inspired. We are fired up. We are ready to go change the world.” -Anonymous
“Higher amount of women in Congress” –Anonymous
“Fiscal responsibility by the federal government” -Anonymous
Thank you everyone for your responses!