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Mutuality in God and Human Dignity

Above:  Brooms and Charcoal for Sale, Jeanerette, Louisiana, October 1938

Photographer = Lee Russell

Image Source = Library of Congress

Reproduction Number = LC-USF33-011853-M3

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Social Justice

Broken World, Broken Heart

My heart is in pieces today.

My whole body just aches for my brothers and sisters who are struggling in this world.

I tried to write a scheduled blog post today, but I have nothing to say. 200 more words

Jesus

Devotion for Monday and Tuesday After Proper 22, Year B (ELCA Daily Lectionary)

Above:  Brooms and Charcoal for Sale, Jeanerette, Louisiana, October 1938

Photographer = Lee Russell

Image Source = Library of Congress

Reproduction Number = LC-USF33-011853-M3

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2015

Brother To Brother: Kindling A Fire That Heals (Pt. 4)

*This the last segment of a four part series, between myself and Tabias Olajuawon of Blaqueerflow. After witnessing weeks of violence birthed from white supremacies, coupled with bursts of queer victories, we decided to create a healing space together where could process the intersections of our Black & Queer existences. 1,045 more words

Black

Three Indicted On Murder, Rape, & Arson Charges In Death Of 16-Year-Old Baltimore Girl

Baltimore police have arrested two men and a teenager in connection with the rape and death of a Baltimore high school student who was found in a torched row home on June 7. 228 more words

National

The Blue Lodges, Part Five

Parts 1, 2, 3, 4

Jordan Davidson told the Howard Committee, with a bit of pride, that the members of the proslavery Blue Lodges had done right and, they believed, lawfully in coming over and voting in… 550 more words

Road To War

Poetry: A Nervous Twitch

A nervous twitch syncs with a watchful clock,
minds fading in and out of focus:
tick, tick, tick, tick…
People congeal in thin aisles, waiting… 171 more words

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