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Do Blacks Need Favors?

Do Blacks Need Favors? – Walter E. Williams

“Civil rights organizations and their progressive allies, who all but suggest that blacks cannot achieve unless they are given special privileges, grossly insult and demean black people. 57 more words

Politics

Issues old and new

While wondering what to write about in my blog I looked briefly at the news. My goodness, plenty of issues there!
There’s female genital mutilation, abbreviated to FGM, which was the subject, along with forced child marriage, of a conference in London yesterday, the Girl Summit, hosted by our Government and Unicef. 471 more words

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Hiking the White Mountains, Back to Basics

Much like you get used to a certain level of stress, I think I might be getting used to a certain level of activity, which makes me feel like I’m not doing as much. 427 more words

Being Human

Coming up at Theology on Tap in August...

A heads-up on the next installment of Theology on Tap (August):

We are very fortunate to have Mary E Fisher coming up from Sydney to speak to us about ‘Being Human’. 49 more words

“I wish things could go back to the way they were before.”

Let me be very clear. I do not wish that things could go back to the way they were before. 9 more words

Bol

Four visits to my mother's deathbed

Normally, I think of something to write about here, knock off about five hundred words, and post it a few days later. I might change the odd word, maybe even add a sentence, but it goes out more or less the same. 335 more words

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For the Cause

Once I was asked if I still stood for the cause.

I realize this is a topic I’ve been writing about quite a lot this past year, but with the upheaval going on in the Middle East I realize that at this time I’m starting to realize a lot of things about humanity as a whole. 778 more words

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