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Knapsacking Up: Language

I Am Male… I can assume my own language will include and represent me

As I struggled through the GPA destroyer known as “Spanish Class,” one thing became abundantly clear. 470 more words

Reflection

A Fair idea

This past week I had set up my camp at a County Fair, the first time ever doing so.  In most events I do, I am at a school or show where there are only children or; a corporate or government event with only adults.  327 more words

Does "Happiness" Mean Being Happy? -- Aristotle -- Seven Principles of Government in the Declaration of Independence Part 5

“ are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness…”

We now come to one of the most memorable phrases in all of political philosophy: that… 52 more words

Government

A STATE OF AN EMERGENCY HAS BEEN SIGNED BY THE GOVERNOR OF MISSOURI

A STATE OF AN EMERGENCY HAS BEEN SIGNED BY THE GOVERNOR OF MISSOURI. GOV. Jay Nixon signed a “Declaration Order” to place boots on the ground in Ferguson after two days of civil unrest as a protest of an officer firing 6 shots into the body of an unarmed Michael Brown. 262 more words

Robin Williams: The One That Got Away

I first learned of the apparent suicide of actor Robin Williams when I turned on the news the morning after. Shock and disbelief were followed by a poignant sadness. 213 more words

Declaration Of Independence

New Community Rights Paper: NIMBYism

http://www.celdf.org/community-rights-papers

In the last paper, CELDF explored the grassroots history of the Declaration of Independence — namely, how communities across the colonies were declaring themselves independent of British rule years before the appearance of the revolutionary document. 140 more words

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