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The Time My Parents Got Sent to the Principal's Office

This is another one from Queen, she of the high school video. She entitled it “Ma’asei Avos Siman L’banim.” 

It was graduation. Finally! The tyranny of Bais Yaakov was about to be over! 468 more words

School Policy

SHADES OF ENGLAND STILL REMAIN- by Dave Martins + video

SHADES OF ENGLAND STILL REMAIN

 by Dave Martins – Credits Stabroek News.

It happens sometimes that a singular occurrence, or a passage in something one reads, can open your mind to something that passed unnoticed before and you suddenly recognize multiple examples replicating that first light coming on. 979 more words

Guyana

Harbinger of Events Yet to Come?

Monday, May 16, 2016

Mr. Jim Roosevelt and Ms. Lorraine Miller
Co-Chairs, Rules and Bylaws Committee
Democratic National Committee
430 South Capitol Street Southeast
Washington, DC 20003… 1,262 more words

Democratic Party

So You Say You Want A Revolution?

— by Mike Burns

I have seen a glimpse of the Bernie Sanders Political Revolution and it is pretty ugly. Evidently, Bernie’s revolution will consist of misogynistic insults, vandalism, conspiracy theories, the dissing of party officials and death threats against those same party officials as well as their relatives. 1,193 more words

Candidates

We Don't Even Have To Like Each Other

Acceptance and tolerance

Is not about agreeing on everything.

It’s about respect.

And kindness.

Civility and decorum.

And being okay with not being the same. 33 more words

Life Chatter

What Happened to the Wonderful World of Tact & Diplomacy?

Youth Get a Bad Rep

As I was sitting in a meeting about a new program that was coming to the educational institute I work for, my attention was peaked when I heard the coordinator say that there would be a class to teach “tact and diplomacy” as a part of the course requirements. 806 more words

Civility

MY SURREAL FRIEND

My good friend Salvador Dali is 112 years old today.  He was born Wednesday May 11, 1904.  I remember that it was a hot day, a very hot day.  207 more words