Voting sure on Query 6 would restore the soul of Maine

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Jason Grundstrom-Whitney is a member of the Wabanaki Alliance.

In Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s well-known “I Have a Dream” speech, he mentions that the U.S. Structure and Declaration of Independence are promissory notes which might be a assure to all of the unalienable rights within the pursuit of life, liberty, and happiness.

He mentions additional that we have now defaulted on these promissory notes and don’t meet our, in his phrases, sacred obligation, pertaining to all folks in America. You will need to take heed of what King was implying right here. He’s basically intimating that the soul of America has been jaundiced or diseased by not following its personal sacred social contract. By not following this social contract, the doorways for the lower than inspirational points of the person human soul have swung open, and the sulfuric winds of hatred, institutional and systemic racism, greed, avarice, energy, and management have appeared.