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Lady in Fear

in the year 2006 or 2007 I don’t  remember well I took the train from Broadway to  Nanaimo , I used to lived about 4 blocks away from the station. 235 more words

My Poem of the day (04/19/14): Friends

I see you look at me

But you don’t know what you see

You yell at me to go home

You say I don’t belong here… 260 more words



24 years after apartheid was abolished, why do people still refer to the “White vote”, “Black vote” and other race-driven terms? Why is Helen Zille referred to as the “White Madam”? 408 more words

Bloodlines: Are all Germans a little bit racist?

Growing up in Thatcher’s 80s Britain, where she redefined what it was to be British with her 1981 “Nationality Act” I had plenty of food for thought when it came to roots and racism and was even confronted by a fair bit myself (yeah being light skinned and half German weren’t enough to deter true bigots at school from doing the goose step behind me or doing a Heil Hitler whenever I walked in the room) but that served more as a kind of political awakening and helped me form my own political views so it didn’t hold me back. 922 more words

Berlin Life

Evening Prayer 4.19.14, Holy Saturday

To set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace.

Jesus said, “I am the light of the world; whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” … 1,641 more words


A Lesson in Liberal/Democratic Party Hypocrisy

What do Herman Cain, Sarah Palin, Ted Cruz, Tim Scott, Michele Bachmann, Condoleezza Rice, Allen West, Dr. Ben Carson, and TW Shannon all have in common? 375 more words


The Canadian right's racism and speciesism

This past Thursday Laureen Harper, the wife of Canada’s prime-minister Stephen Harper, hosted “Just for Cats: Internet Cat Video Festival”. The event was, as one can surmise from the name, a viewing of internet cat videos that was held to raise money for homeless cats. 680 more words