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Register to vote

The 15th Amendment to the Constitution gave African-American men the right to vote. However, many of them weren’t able to exercise this right for nearly 100 years.  Poll taxes, literacy tests, and other means used by some states made it difficult for … Continue reading

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How far we have fallen-part 2

“He knows he has an unusual penis. It has a huge mushroom head. Like a toadstool. I lay there, annoyed that I was getting f***ed by a guy with Yeti pubes and a dick like the mushroom character in Mario Kart. … Continue reading

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Choose to know what is happening around you

If you didn’t know I am going to tell you, I am a world-class grill master. I don’t have any ribbons, awards, certificates or trophies to validate this title it is one I have simply given to myself. Give me … Continue reading

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What does it mean?

One year ago today many of us woke-up to a new world, a world that would be led by Donald J. Trump. We were surprised. We were angry. We were sad but most of all we were scared. I wrote … Continue reading

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The Russians win round one

A President that lost the popular vote. White supremacist and Nazis marching in the streets. A transition of power beset by anti-Trump and pro-Trump demonstrations. Confederate flag supporters and the KKK speaking freely for the first time in decades. Muslim … Continue reading

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Moving forward

“Change the way you look at things, and the things you look at will change”- Buddhist Proverb I spent the Wednesday after the election talking my youngest off the ledge while she spent that Tuesday night comforting a long time … Continue reading

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How do we heal? Some will, some can’t.

“One reason people resist change is because they focus on what they have to give up instead of what they have to gain.” – Rick Godwin As I stood in line this morning in the basketball gym of the ultra conservative … Continue reading

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