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Walter Palmer, "Tiny-Dick" Hunter

While we lived in Germany and Qatar and Kuwait, we went every year to Africa. On the smaller flights out of Johannesburg to Windhoek or into Zimbabwe or Zambia, we would encounter swaggering men, hanging out in the aisles, talking loudly, usually with big bellies, all decked out in safari gear/ersatz military camo. 926 more words

ExPat Life

Dear Strangers Who Talk to Me in Public

This happened recently:

I was in the mall, waiting for my mum to get off work. There is an area in the mall with comfortable chairs. 1,048 more words

Conversing v.s. Arguing

Hi everyone, my name is Ryan Mijumbi, and I’m one of the new collaborators on this blog. Today’s topic has to do with how most Christians and non-Christians interact with each other. 471 more words


Homeless Policy Defined

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Should the police lead the effort to reduce homelessness? Will enforcement of minor statutes reduce the presence of homeless people in Eureka? 224 more words

Dear Children, I Apologize For The Behavior Of My Fellow Adults

Dear Children,

I am so very sorry that many of us have let you down.  I am sorry that we disappoint you on a daily basis by engaging in the very behavior we urge you… 540 more words


“Homosexuality is sin Jesus saves from sin” Should we capsulate a portion of a belief system and label the individual?

An individual attended the London Pridefest Parade with a sign that said:

“Homosexuality is sin Jesus saves from sin”

There was a small counter “protest” to mock his belief and I saw one message on Twitter stating that “Mr. 710 more words