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Do we Live in a Civilized World?

by John Brian Shannon

Are we a civilized people or are we merely making a pretense at being civilized?

There are many factors at play here, and two of them have a major impact among the various peoples of this Earth. 1,446 more words

God's Words

Finding Osceola

I spent a few hours this week looking back over some old articles I had written for the Seminole Tribe of Florida’s publication, The Seminole Tribune… 2,123 more words

Florida Culture

The Good New Days

Have you ever heard

one civilized person

whose opinion you


at any time, anywhere,

in any civilized

country anywhere,

say the good new days? 96 more words


Is'civilized' just imagined superiority?

Last week I was reading a book called Danubia, which is all about the Habsburg empire. Like most of the old empires, you won’t find it on a modern map anymore, but once upon a time is was the leading force in Europe and leaves its distinctive mark across Central Europe to this day. 878 more words


Cultured Or Civilized?

Whenever I try to introduce myself, the first thing that comes out of my mouth is my name. Then follows the tag I carry along with me that connects me to my parents and ancestors. 636 more words

Awareness, Education

Civilized savages and the lessons they teach

Tel Aviv, British Mandate Palestine:

Heart pounding, a 12 year old girl Jewish girl runs down the street. Her legs pumping as fast as they can go. 876 more words