Malala Yousafzai is on the forefront of our collective consciousness these days and the legitimacy of her presence there is something I will definitely not dispute. 1,291 more words
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Do we have this anymore? For celebrities, death becomes a news story pumping the cycle with comment and speculation.
Robin Williams’ death like the suicides of anyone are a tragedy in a horrible world which makes people want to die and has no panacea to save them. 72 more words
There is a story we have all grown up with, in one form or another. It is that of the dirty street child clothed in rags, shoeless. 572 more words
Last week, I was sitting with a dear old friend on a shady deck. We were enjoying our summer vacation at his family’s beach house. Conversation turned to Israel/Gaza, and we commenced a now-too-familiar dance: judiciously floating tidbits of sentiment to mark each others position. 1,357 more words