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Response to “In 2011, NYPD Made More Stops Of Young Black Men Than The Total Number Of Young Black Men In New York” by Ali Gharib

The article “In 2011, NYPD Made More Stops Of Young Black Men Than The Total Number Of Young Black Men In New York” by Ali Gharib is about the disproportionate rates for stopping black and Latino compared to white people. 105 more words

Boundaries: please help me set them- feedback encouraged

Today’s blog deals with security, two types: internet and personal.  There is little more frightening than the idea that someone may break into one’s physical space- and when we teach internet security we use the idea of a back door and teach students not to leave the back door open,though in my case ((English being the subject matter), my students are much more computer savvy than me, and I learn from them all the time.  935 more words

Tutoring

Anti-Violence Forum Tonight In Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) - This evening, community leaders, police, and clergy will be holding an anti-violence forum in Hartford.

Dubbed “No More Fear”, the mission is to bring people together to exchange ideas and try to reach solutions, according to Don Padgett with the group Mothers United Against Violence. 78 more words

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Take back the streets ride

I’m always happy to work with events that have a good positive message and purpose.  This was one of those times… I painted a backdrop for the Take Back the Streets ride which recently happened in Portland, Or.   30 more words

Portland

Aloha is the intelligence with which we meet life

Would you write something about being a male feminist, an anti-violence ally or social justice advocate, she asked. I can do that I say and we part ways. 844 more words

Social Concerns

Path

So where is it
The path to peace
Ordinary people want
While silly
Little boys
Rattle their toys
Mythbots promote their just-war stories

Children ask for peace… 359 more words

Five For Festing

From the early spring, when most of the snow has melted, to the late fall, when it starts coming down again, the daughter (LadyRyl) is reasonably mobile.  927 more words

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