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Black Lives Don't Matter to Sarah Palin or Donald Trump

It was July 7th, 2016 that 5 police officers were killed and 9 injured in my home, Dallas Texas.   The shooting happened at the end of a peacefu… 779 more words

"I Have a Dream": Trump Will Lose the Election of 2016

Martin Luther King Jr. gave his “I Have a Dream” speech in 1963.  King said that he had a dream that “…even the state of Mississippi, a state sweltering with the heat of injustice, sweltering with the heat of oppression,will be transformed into an oasis of freedom and justice.”  That infamous speech was given during the march on Washington on August 28, 1963.   533 more words

"Video: Black Man Schools ‘Black Lives Matter’ Protesters in Epic Rant"

“The clip begins with the man hugging a white police officer, who thanks him. In the background, ‘Black Lives Matter’ protesters immediately begin to cuss and complain. 58 more words

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An Opinion That Matters

We watched the Emmy Awards last Sunday evening only later to learn that it experienced the worst ratings ever for the show.  This demonstrates my personal sense of timing.  351 more words

Original Essays

Protesters in Charlotte Hugged the Soldiers Sent to Suppress Them

As I watch MSNBC’s coverage of the Charlotte, NC protests, I see protesters hugging the heavily armed and armored National Guardsmen who had been brought in to push them of the streets in half an hour when the curfew starts. 133 more words

Violent Imagination