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One Person's Art and the Interpretation

I recently sat down to watch Lee Daniels’ The Butler. I had mixed feelings about going to see it at the movie theatre because it was close to the holidays and people were calling it the “male version” of the movie, The Help.  210 more words

Art

". . .and the cop who brought the man down with a shot to the chops is shaking hands. . ." (David Baker)

WITH MY SINCEREST APOLOGIES TO DAVID BAKER, POET. If I have inappropriately posted his poem here, I apologize,  and I will remove it immediately upon his request. 515 more words

Poetry

Linda Joy Adams: DAILY RECAP 8/23/14; AFFILIATED COMPUTER SERVICES ET AL LOBBIES TO END RIGHTS OF LIFE AND SAFETY FOR ALL WORKERS AND FOOLS FEDERAL TIMES ; PRESIDENT OBAMA BORN IN TOPEKA KS

Linda Joy Adams: DAILY RECAP 8/23/14; AFFILIATED COMPUTER SERVICES ET AL LOBBIES TO END RIGHTS OF LIFE AND SAFETY FOR ALL WORKERS AND FOOLS FEDERAL TIMES ; PRESIDENT OBAMA BORN IN TOPEKA KS… 32 more words

Pres Obama Birth Topeka Ks

Lines Drawn

Drawing lines in the sand is futile.
The waves move up and wash away the ease of your gesture,
so soft,
the image of what seemed there, gone. 59 more words

Children

Phase III of Perez v. Perry - The Dispute Over Texas House District 90

It’s been an eventful week, but before I get distracted by the next news cycle, I wanted to remind you that the redistricting lawsuit currently going on in San Antonio isn’t over yet. 531 more words

Second American Civil War or Second American Revolution?

I just watched this commentary (Martial Law) on the recent events in Furguson and about the idea they are testing martial law which they hope to bing to every American city as part of the take down of America in order to insert their government control and usurp our civil rights.   129 more words

Future

Michael Brown: Civil Rights and Racial Justice for All

Darren Wilson, has been named as the police officer who shot Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, on August 9, 2014. This shooting occurred 2 years, 5 months, and 14 days after an unarmed, teenaged Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch coordinator.  865 more words

Civil Rights