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It's easier to hate than to think

The GOP is like the man who rushes to the emergency room for a paper cut and demands major surgery to fix it, all the while ignoring the stage IV cancer that has spread to every part of his body. 720 more words

Steve Ramos

Signs of the Time

The Wonderful World Tomorrow—What It WON’T Be Like!”: Part 5

Signs of the Time  

This blog post is the fifth in a series. Each entry in the series will be building on information and commentary in the earlier entries.

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Herbert Armstrong

Little Rock Look Back: Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong was born on August 4, 1901 in New Orleans.  As he rose to fame, he would play Little Rock numerous times in a variety of venues. 336 more words

History

Memphis, Tennessee

Walking in Memphis … walking with my feet ten feet off of Beale …

On our way to the city of rock and roll we stopped of at Texarkana (the border between Texas and Arkansas) for some quick photos and then headed to Little Rock. 1,227 more words

The Eternal Terror

Perhaps the Confederate flag in South Carolina will fly at half mast now a damaged excuse for a human being named Dylann Roof killed nine black people in a South Carolina Church. 531 more words

Point Of View Columns

Graduation Day--57 Years Ago

Today marks the 57th anniversary of Little Rock Central High School‘s graduation ceremony for the Class of 1958. It’s a shame that it might pass unnoticed by some, as it might have for me had I not been doing research for… 1,040 more words

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"Little Rock Nine" Receive Lincoln Leadership Prize

CHICAGO (CBS) — Civil rights pioneers were in downstate Illinois on Tuesday, after being honored in Chicago Monday night for their work since they ended racial segregation at an all-white school in Arkansas decades ago. 207 more words

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