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One Reason Why Equality Matters to Me

I would love to share with you what link Jackie Robinson, Satchel Paige, John McLendon, Marlin Driscoll, and my dad share.  It is a fun story that I think you,  would love and I have not been able to share with anybody.  John McLendon My Dad was born in a very small...

Exposing Boehner

Remember Major League?  Remember the scene where the woman who bought the team came in and told the team that they had been chosen because they were all losers?  Remember how the coach then made a poster of the owner, where she was dressed all in black and had a...

On meditation – Passive vs Active

Before I begin, I must stress in the strongest possible terms that I am no more an accomplished meditator than I am a doctor.  If I could do as well as I can talk, I could do much more with my life than I am doing.  I am not a "human complete," rather, I am a "human...

Giving in to need, not to greed

First, I begin with a retelling of the Christmas story.  I am not a theologian, so please, be gentle. Now, depending on your perspective, the mythology, the allegory or the history: Mary and Joseph were a broke newlywed couple and she was pregnant.  They had to go to...