Did you? Here on Cape Cod the poll was quick and easy, no line. They used a paper ballot that was very simple to use and noone pushing people to vote one way or another. Very pleasant experience!
An open letter to Reverend Arnold Conrad
I ask you this sir, Who is your God? Because, although I am a Buddhist, I know the God you are trying to speak of would not condone the hate that spews forth from your forked tongue. The God you are invoking is a compassionate God who loves all beings on Earth regardless of race, religion, creed or sex. Like I said, I am no Christian but I am a person who believes we all have the same core values, regardless of what faith we choose to believe and practice.
From The Statesmen Journal
by Jerry Braza
In the aftermath of the conventions, I recall the Buddhist concept of looking deeply and not to be trapped by just one view. It is time to go beyond ideology and recognize why we are voting.
This election is not about a personality or even party, but something much deeper. Although it is easy to become enamored with a candidate or angered by a person’s background, color or perceived differences, this only blinds us into mindless thinking and the inability to hear the deeper message that they purport.