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An Open Letter & Open Report/ Talking With The Black Folks, from H.K. Edgerton

I thought this was a very succinct way of explaining the current events taking place primarily in the South. Mr. Edgerton, who previously served as president of the Asheville, North Carolina chapter of the NAACP, is a well-known figure in the Civil War community, so I wanted to share his thoughts:  361 more words

10 Great Quotes

A good quote can do wonderful things when you just need a little bit more motivation or drive. Over my short time as a human on this planet I have come across some quotes that have stayed with me and help me get through any time when I feel a little lost or lacking that drive to start an assignment. 145 more words

Improvement

"Comes an echo on the breeze, Rustling through the leafy trees, and its mellow tones are these, Illinois, Illinois,"*

Tomorrow my intrepid church buddies and I will embark on an overnight field trip to Springfield, Illinois. Why, you ask? Because we haven’t been there! And because we are belatedly celebrating Carla’s birthday! 300 more words

Greatness

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.”  Abraham Lincoln.

Like many great people, Abraham Lincoln left for us many enduring thoughts. 35 more words

Country Cemetery

I was in Saunders County, looking for the Czech Presbyterian Cemetery.  Four miles west of Wahoo, NE, on state hwy 92, then 3 1/2 miles south and a 1/2 mile east.   152 more words

Travel

Eduardo Kobra, Brazilian street artist, to create five-story Bob Dylan mural in Minneapolis.

Brazilian muralist Eduardo Kobra is known for his colourful murals, sometimes several stories high, all around the world. His work often consists of colourful geometric shapes intertwined with a realistic portrait of a person. 89 more words

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