From poverty, racism, overpopulation, and terrorism, to global warming, environmental destruction and pollution; our so called “home” is infected by these sicknesses, but today it is our duty to raise new questions, new possibilities and to regard old problems form a new angle.
Let’s start this new journey with the words of world famous president John F. Kennedy: “The problems of the world cannot possible be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were”. We, together as the Mexicans of present times, need to get together to learn first what the real obstacles are, and then, only then find the perfect solution for all of them.
So, what are the most significant problems in our country? You may ask. We can spend hours, even days talking about how things are going downhill, but instead of just worrying, it is time to answer the main question and to start the action.
First of all there’s violence. This horrible virus, that has grown in Mexico throughout the past few years, and that no one has been able to stop, has transformed every single life in our country. Right now, violence plays the main role in the movie of our daily lives. Everyone is so used to it that they don’t even notice it anymore.
I am tired of looking around and seeing how politicians have forgotten their values, how they have spoiled our society, how they have transformed a Mexico of peace into a Mexico of horror, and how they have made people with values and education, into criminals and drug dealers, and all of these just because of their lack of justice and ethics.
I invite you to think with me for a moment, how are we able to see this terrible crimes occurring day by day in the streets outside our houses and still continue living with our arms crossed? Is it fair for the generations to come, to receive a country in which you cannot go outside during the...