It has sprung and Lord have mercy is it always beautiful out! I missed the Cherry Blossom Festival in DC because their blooming coincided with a lot of big changes including a move from one city to another…adjacent to each other, but. 284 more words
Whatever has happened to democracy?
After the 2nd World War the consensus among the nations of the West was that the only hope for a stable world order to replace a society that had been devastated by the dictators, was a world where every citizen had a choice – a vote – in who would lead their nation and how it would be led. 1,410 more words
TUNIS, TUNISIA — Late last month, this city experienced an unprecedented public protest by members of Tunisia’s small LGBT community. Twenty young gay activists shouted slogans against homophobia and unfurled rainbow banners in front of the Bardo Museum, scene of the bloody terrorist attack that took the lives of 22 people just a few days earlier. 1,679 more words