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Our identity is what we represent ourselves to be given the liberty to do so

Very interesting article.
Give it a read.
People are what they represent. Period. And what I really despise is certain people calling a highly educated dark skinned individual an Uncle Tom or uppity n****r because s/he enunciated their words or used perfect grammar … And this is not only a white thing – all cultures discriminate by skin color and facial/fair/skeletal structure patterns! 96 more words

Ruminations

[belated] Evidence from LAWS #23 Race and/or Transparency

What a great 23rd LAWS!  The theme was “Race and/or Transparency” and we def gave them a good talking to!

The theme for this week’s LAWS#26 is “Pleasure”! 53 more words

Writers

If Only . . .

If only I could go back in time and visit that girl whose life was in such a dark place,

I would take her in my arms and tell her all of the things the world would never say. 190 more words

College

Schools Implant IUDs in Girls as Young as 6th Grade Without Their Parents Knowing

LifeNews

Earlier this month, LifeNews.com reported on a high school in Seattle, Washington that is now implanting intrauterine devices (IUD), as well as other forms of birth control and doing so without parental knowledge or permission.

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Government

Sad to see India in News from Transparency International

Today’s top story

Brazil: Brazil arrests ex-Petrobras international head in graft probe
Bloomberg

Brazilian federal police arrested on Thursday the former director for Petrobras’s international division as part of an expanding graft probe that may have cost the state-controlled oil company more than initial estimates. 163 more words

GovernMentor ™ - My Twitter Mantra

You Say You Want a Revolution?

Storytime: Melly Gets Political

The first time I ever voted in a Presidential election was less than a month after my 18th birthday. It was November 2000 in Delray Beach, Florida. 414 more words

Diary