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All About Pain: The Toughness Fallacy

I don’t know what the weather is like where you are, but it’s cold, rainy and windy here by me so I’ll use that as my excuse for being a Debbie Downer here. 1,075 more words


Lupita Nyong'o named People Mags 'Most Beautiful'- And?

This is what’s wrong with America…

And no, i’m not going to now give People Magazine a pass because they chose to “honor” Lupita Nyong’o with their “Most Beautiful” person designation. 240 more words


On What Two Women, as Different as Can be, Have in Common

Two women as different as can be. One average height a little larger than average size the other short and petite. One trying desperately to gain weight to bulk up, the other trying methodically to lose some weight. 686 more words

Personal Reflections

Black and White Drug Dealers in America

Late last Saturday night, my husband and some friends were driving home when there was an accident a ways ahead of them. A piece of debris from the accident punctured the gas tank of our family’s only vehicle. 1,110 more words


Colonizing Cities for White American Jesus

No one likes to think of themselves as racist or prejudiced. Even the KKK denies being a racist organization. Which for some people just affirms the deeply held idea that there’s something wrong with people of color. 949 more words


Unequal education: Is anyone listening?

March 25, 2014

The “moral disgrace” in U.S. education

The Department of Education just released its annual study on civil rights in our education system. 713 more words

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