Tag Archives: Racism

A letter to my Senators Graham & Scott

“They tried to kill my child to shut her up. Well, guess what? You just magnified her!” – Heather Heyer’s mother My wife and I ride our bicycles all over the country roads of our county and from the north … Continue reading

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The face of hate

On April 4, 1940 the German Army invaded the little country of Denmark. The battle lasted just six hours, one of the shortest military operations of World War II. When I was a kid, my best friends mother was Danish. … Continue reading

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Sixty years later…….

This photograph was taken on September 4, 1957 as Elizabeth Eckford was prevented from entering the newly desegregated Little Rock Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas by the Arkansas National Guard. This photograph was taken on July 8, 2017 as Police Officer Darius Nash protects … Continue reading

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What he doesn’t say

“Made additional remarks on Charlottesville and realize once again that the #Fake News Media will never be satisfied…truly bad people!” – Donald Trump 8-14-17 My Trumpcation is over. So let’s state the obvious, the Alt-Right, white nationalist, neo-Nazis and the K.K.K. … Continue reading

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Playing to his base

“The problem is, there’s a new group… I’m talking about this tiny slice of people that have gotten way too fired up about this Trump thing for the wrong reasons. I’m talking about those people where as soon as Trump … Continue reading

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Seeds of compassion

“Encountering sufferings will definitely contribute to the elevation of your spiritual practice, provided you are able to transform the calamity and misfortune into the path.” – His Holiness the Dalai Lama I am not a coffee drinker so in the morning … Continue reading

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The Folly of history, heritage and culture

Folly Beach is a town located on a sliver of sand known as Folly Island in Charleston County, South Carolina. As you cross the bridge to the island, over Folly Creek, there is an old boat on the side of … Continue reading

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