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Transgender People, You Are Not A Burden

Today, July 26th, 2017, President of The United States of America, Donald J. Trump, has banned transgender individuals from serving in any branch of the armed forces of the United States. 340 more words

Social Justice & Activism

The Moral Quality of Contempt: Wednesdays with Walter: Day 2

“You have heard that it was said to those of old,
‘You shall not murder; and whoever murders will be liable to judgment.’

But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother will be liable to judgment; whoever insults his brother will be liable to the council; … 445 more words

Love

Overstepping your boundaries

A muesli found out the hard way that you’re not supposed to bite the hard that feeds finances you in your demented endeavors to enslave the civilized world. 80 more words

Triggering Material

Br. Jerry Zawada, OFM

Yesterday, July 25, 2017, I found out that my friend and brother, Br. Jerry Zawada, OFM, passed away and returned home to God.  He was 80 years old and lived a life that was totally committed to justice, peace, nonviolence, and solidarity with those whom he felt were excluded and marginalized.   412 more words

Franciscans

School segregation, pt 1: grappling with our racism

I’ve been trying to get this post out for a month and finally have decided that I’ll break it up into mini-posts in order to publish anything at all.   690 more words

Life

What "brave men and women" actually means

I’ll give it to you in “plain English,” whatever that is supposed to be.

Transgender Americans are Americans.

After we spent last year arguing over whether our trans friends should be allowed to pee in public, this year the Commander in Chief of the U.S. 825 more words

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