On The Record

I want to go on record as respecting those serving in uniform both in the military and first responders. They are people who run into danger to keep their neighborhoods and the country safe.

I believe that protests are about a system that doesn’t work for everyone. Sometimes taking a stand means taking a knee or raising a fist in the air as John Carlos and Tommie Smith during the Mexico City Olympics. It’s better to have peaceful resistance than to have chaos.

Author: Tony Burgess

Hi there, my name is Tony Burgess from Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA. I am a believer, bleeding-heart, idealist and blogger. My life is about my wife Laura of 18 years. We have a dog named Cody. I have worked in customer service and relations. Currently I work for Blood Assurance a regional blood bank contacting donors to donate blood. I graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 1994, Hiwassee College in 1992 and Red Bank High School in 1988. Spiritually I am a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. My interests are blogging (duh), media, computers, cooking, sports, entertainment, culture and religion. Thank you for connecting with me. Grace, peace and love!

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