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Historically, white people have been generally horrible to all the world’s non-white people, which is why, until recently, I failed to adequately understand the common distaste that many non-white people share for the white liberal. 724 more words

Social Inequity

White Bards’, Black Lies

…So Ezra Pound was a grandee, so to say
Since Anti-Semitism ain’t sin, “for Jews caused the two world wars…”
And David Mamet ain’t, just another anti-Muslim, anti-gay… 136 more words


Call 9-1-1

“Have we found it yet?”

Uncle Sam asked the soldiers as they scooped out heaps of mud.  It was another one of those excavations, of archaeological proportions, which could change the course of history. 482 more words

Everyone everywhere wants to tell women what to wear

The move against religious attire in France- in practice meaning various types of coverings used by some Muslim women- is not new. Recently, however, the brand of secularism touted by French authorities has increasingly come to mirror the restrictions imposed in countries with fundamentalist governments. 480 more words


Nostalgia Hit #1 - August 2006 the start of my journey in social enterprise and the elusive search for the magic bullet.

Whoa.  Has it been TEN YEARS already since my first degree from Canada and my 10 year relationship with Facebook?!  How did it all fly by so quickly? 1,589 more words


Calcutta appears, in various contexts, in the book. The one that interested me the most was about the Victoria Memorial in Calcutta.

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Charity is Dialogue

The history of Euro and American colonization of the Southern hemisphere has left a continued cultural defect in people of European descent.

In years past it was called “The White Man’s Burden”; the idea that white folk were obliged to export and impose white values and practices on those of the “darker races.” 1,057 more words