@305Magazine – Miami, FL
@305Magazine

305 Exclusive

November 12, 2016
 

Peace Amidst the Protest

Share

img_2546

Yesterday I got to partake in a legal, peaceful, and insightful protest. I learned that not everyone against Trump is pro Hillary. I learned about so many people, their passions, and what was important to them. There were people of all ages and backgrounds. There were Trump supporters who were respected by protesters. My Kuwaiti friends and I met an officer who actually served in the Gulf War and got to thank him for all they did for us. I got to meet a lot of cool people and hear what brought them out last night and there were so many different reasons. I got to hear angry protesters, sad ones, passionate ones, fearful ones, strong ones; just so many different kinds and it was so neat. What became clearer was how beautiful this place is and how everyone has a right to have a voice regardless if you agree or not. I have people that I love dearly who voted for Trump and I know they don’t stand for everything he represents, just like on the opposite side. At the end of the day we’re all individuals and that’s what makes it so beautiful. There is no cookie cutter solution that could make everyone happy, but for now seeing people show up for what they believe in, no matter what side they’re on, was enough for me. Believe in what you want because that’s who you are at the end of it all. The only thing we can truly do is honor ourselves and be true to our beliefs and that’s what we get to find here. I’m really glad I went and got to experience it and learn from it. I’m grateful to all those who helped make it peaceful and safe.

 



About the Author

Weirdnesss



 

Top Posts

 

 

Download 305 Magazine

 

305 Magazine Issue #0

Name *

Email *


 
 
 

 

JASMIN CADAVID – FLOAT

Model and now singer Jasmin Cadavid has released her first single FLOAT and is now available via Apple Music. If you are not familiar, get familiar quick!! For more of Jasmine Cadavid follow her on Instagram ->&nbs...
by @305Magazine
 

 
 

Omniscient – Who Said You Can’t Have Fun At Work

Omniscient – Who Said You Can’t Have Fun At Work? Miami’s own Omniscient recently released his latest project Who Said You Can’t Have Fun At Work? which is a 6 track EP Produced by Tayler Hoke (not ...
by @305Magazine
 

 
 

Lyonz – Crown Me King 

Lyonz – Crown Me King  2nd record off LYONZ’s 3rd project New Age Dialogue which is due to release 2017.. Directed By Riot X FilmsFilmed & Vision By WHOAworksActor & Costume Design Joel LabradaOperation...
by @305Magazine
 

 

 

Atomiko pins 

ATOMIKO Pin is now available HERE Related
by @305Magazine
 

 
 

Miami Film Festival 2017

The Miami Film Festival starts today March 3rd through the 12th.  Make sure to get your tickets NOW!! http://miamifilmfestival.com/tickets-2017/  Related
by @305Magazine
 

 

 

POPOVA: FEMALE EMPOWERMENT OR RADICAL FEMINISM?

Comic book fans are in for a real treat with Popova.  Written and created by Dre Torres and Alex Valdes, a New York / Miami based filmmaking duo best known for their feature-length documentary THE LAST TAINO. The book...
by @305Magazine