When you are born, if you are lucky, you have ten fingers and ten toes.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have good health and a doctor nearby, (just in case)

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have a Mama who loves you.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have a secure, happy family.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have a family affluent enough to give you the care and opportunities you need.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have a home, a car and toys to play with.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have a school to attend and a job to go to.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have a responsible government.

When you are born, if you are lucky you have an advocate protecting you.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have an Australian passport.

When you are born, if you are lucky, you have a home in Australia.

If you are born, and you are not lucky, you might be orphaned, when you loose your Mama to a bomb,

If you are born, and you are not lucky, you might be banned from school because of your gender,

if you are born, and you are not lucky, you might be persecuted because of your religion.

If you are born, and you are not lucky, you might be tortured for marrying someone from a different tribe.

If you are born, and you are not lucky, you might be imprisoned for fighting for your children’s rights.

If you are born, and you are not lucky you might be shot for fighting for the right for change.

If you are born, and you are not lucky, freedom is not a birth right.

If you are born, and you are not lucky, you might need to run.

If you run, and you are lucky, voices of ignorance may be silenced.

If you run, and you are lucky, voices of racism may be silenced.

If you run and you are lucky, voices of prejudice may be silenced.

If you run, and you are lucky, voices of compassion may be heard.

If you run, and you are lucky, voices of reason may be heard.

If you run and you are lucky, voices of welcome may be heard.

If you are human, and you are offended by people who want to “turn Back the boats” killing vulnerable and innocent people, subscribing to the primitive belief of an us and a them, please help me share this message.

Show your support for the worlds most vulnerable people. Stamp out ignorace.

It’s 2015.

One love people.