Will You Become a Bigot?Discrimination, Prejudice, Bigotry...Will You Become a Bigot? in Free Verse More Like This
We act as if these thing will end soon; these unfortunate products of the human condition
That is not the case...
Hate is always present, and while hate for certain groups is declining
Gays, Bisexuals, Transgenders, Ethnic and Religious minorities...
A new wave of change is coming and a new era of hate will follow
Perhaps you, oh so tolerant and open minded one, will be a champion of the new hate
Or maybe those who are just now seeking equality, will you stick to your principles?
How will you react when the first clone is born?
How will you treat the first Genetically Modified Humans?
What of the first artificial person?
Someone who's DNA was written in a lab, and has no "parent"?
Will you accept them?
Or will you hate them?
Will you try to understand them?
Or will you fall into the same cycle of bigotry the last generation fell into?
Will you be the Civil Rights Activist turned Homophobe?
Or will you stick to your principles of Liberty and Justice