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The Problem With Truth, Is That It Is Unwanted

Everyone has his version of the truth, but seldom share it. Whether it’s the taste, the smell or whatever, the ugly thing can help you lose friends and create bitter enemies. 325 more words

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Black Civil Rights Leaders Call On Congress To Pass DREAM Act

Black Civil Rights leaders on Wednesday called on Congress to pass the DREAM Act without amendment, saying that Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals… 284 more words


Trial Into Police Shooting Is One Of 'Perspective,' Lawyers Say

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PITTSBURGH (AP) – Attorneys told a federal jury that a trial into whether a white Pittsburgh police officer violated the rights of a black man by shooting and paralyzing him as he sped away from a traffic stop is one of perspective. 133 more words


Federalism 2.0, or Bully Federalism?

States flexing their power, just as our Founders intended https://t.co/DCOBjKe8e3 by David Davenport, @Lenny_Mendonca via @sfchroniclepic.twitter.com/WMDJqUkzLo

— Hoover Institution (@HooverInst) September 17, 2017

The Hoover Institution’s David Davenport can’t make up his mind about the resurgence of Federalism from the unlikeliest of states.

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Ladona Beth Schimmelfennig

Title: Acting Director of Civil Rights Compliance

Company: Office of the Superintendent, Hawaii State Department of Education

Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Ladona Beth Schimmelfennig, Acting Director of Civil Rights Compliance at the Office of the Superintendent in the Hawaii State Department of Education, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in special education.

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It’s always cool to pass the enormous mural of Civil Rights icon, John Lewis, on Sweet Auburn Avenue, and it was especially nice as part of… 76 more words


Welcome to Roger’s Take on Religion: An Inclusive Perspective

One should never discuss religion at the dinner table.

A recent advertisement from Meat and Livestock Australia, a meat industry association, portrays a banquet table where prophets, gods and goddesses of various religious groups, including Jesus, Moses and Buddha, are feasting on Australian lamb. 117 more words