(January 21, 2021) For anyone watching the disintegration of the structures of democracy in the US, the rise of white supremacy and the unchecked spread of a deadly pandemic, the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris resulted in a deep exhale.
It will take a while to process what exactly has gone on in the United States and its influence on the rest of the world and to take in the lessons applicable in our own communities, provinces and country. But the images coming out of Washington DC on January 20, 2021 were both comforting and, with regard to the the large military presence, quite jarring.
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