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My mid-life crisis

I think I’m having a mid-life crisis.

I have always been in the midst of some crisis or another and this one is the latest. I have come to the realisation that I am now middle aged. 189 more words

Age

Fall-in-Line Catholicism

If anyone thought I was exaggerating or caricaturing what I called “fall-into-ranks-you-maggots” Catholicism, he or she need only to look at a recent exchange between Sean Fitzpatrick and Fr. 1,679 more words

Church

HEROIN, CASH & PLASTIC BAGS: AMERICA’S MESS IN AFGHANISTAN.

If the lawlessness, poverty, and endemic corruption of Afghanistan are indicative of anything, it is that the multi-billion dollar efforts to restore stability in the region have been an abject failure. 1,498 more words

WAR

POVERTY IN THE USA.

35 million threatened by the fear of not knowing when they will eat next. 12 million are children.  

A government that keeps spending in a war that makes no sense while people at home are threatened by new kinds of domestic wars, in form of hunger, unemployment, lack of healthcare, etc. 40 more words

HEALTH

Levittown Classic Movies Presents: Crisis in Levittown, PA.

In 1957 William and Daisy Myers moved their family into the Dogwood Hollow section of Levittown and were met with racist harassment and threats from a small … 7 more words

October 25: Moving Day

Lilian Tintori announced today that her husband, Leopoldo Lopez, was being moved from his cell in the Ramo Verde military prison near Caracas to an… 882 more words

Daily Update

Can't Pay Won't Pay Cameron

Can’t Pay Won’t Pay was the slogan of ordinary Britons who refused to pay Margaret Thatcher’s Community Charge, the so-called Poll Tax, in 1986. It led to riots in 1990 which led in part to the then UK Prime Minister’s downfall. 459 more words