Tag Archives: democracy

The Slow Burn May Be Heating Up

Modesitt is preaching to my choir again: … minorities, women, and others affected by the history and legacy of racial and gender discrimination. They’re tired of endlessly waiting for equality, and with ethnic, racial, and gender discrimination continuing, those feeling … Continue reading

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Article: International bill of digital rights: call from 500 writers around the world

International bill of digital rights: call from 500 writers around the world http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/10/international-bill-digital-rights-petition-text Better even to hear from so many and not just the big corporations. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, … Continue reading

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Lincoln’s spare words at Gettysburg inspire 150 years later – KansasCity.com

http://www.kansascity.com/2013/11/18/4632336/lincolns-spare-words-at-gettysburg.html So concise and powerful that it brought tears to my eyes. I should re-read this every year on Memorial Day, Independence Day and probably Veterans Day. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. … Continue reading

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Polarization v. Compromise or the Cold War v. Common Sense

The polls closed a few minutes ago here in the Heart of America (aka Kansas).  Twelve hours ago I took a few minutes to cast my votes and submit my ballot.  Something unheard of or scoffed at a thousand years … Continue reading

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