I think about the children in Gaza, the children coming across the Mexico - U.S. border, the children without water in Detroit, the children living with violence in Oakland.
I think about what kind of future our children face and what is our responsibility, as adults, to all children, to rid this planet of war and militarism, hatred and inequity. To save this planet.
I think about this poem by Guatemalan revolutionary Otto Rene Castillo. It kind of says it all:
"Before the Scales, Tomorrow"