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Racism in America

August 9th, an African-American male, Michael Brown, was shot six times and killed. Varying reports have been circulated as to what really happened. The New York Times stated, … 808 more words


I’m black, my brother’s white … and he’s a cop who shot a black man on duty

By ZACH STAFFORD of TheGuardian.com  Follow @ZachStafford

My white brother loved black people more than I did when we were growing up. As a black interracial child of the south – one who lived in a (sic) homogenous white town – I struggled with my own blackness. 341 more words


Must Reads For The Week 8/30/14

Tattoo Removal Business Booming As Inked Up Teens Grow Up, by Sophia Harris, at cbc.ca.com. This shows value is subjective. Not only do different people value the same thing differently at different times, the same person values the same thing differently at different times. 544 more words

Must Reads For The Week

Call Me Ishmael

“Community is the place where the person you least want to live with always lives.”  Henri Nouwen

“Let us journey on our way, and I will go alongside you.” 1,156 more words


The bitter dark is raging as it rains

The moon is not the only thing that wanes


I hear my slow and violent teardrops 

Crimson heart aching, now begging to stop… 157 more words