Sikhs and Seculars

Religious illiteracy (ignorance of Religion and religious practice) is best confronted by education, of course, but that education has to begin with meeting real people of various faiths, and protecting their rights with good secular values, such as freedom of religion (to believe or not believe, a human right). This (Daily Show) video is an excellent […]

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Langston Hughes’ “America”

Langston Hughes-America “O, let America be America again— The land that never has been yet— And yet must be—the land where every man is free. The land that’s mine—the poor man’s, Indian’s, Negro’s, ME— Who made America, Whose sweat and blood, whose faith and pain, Whose hand at the foundry, whose plow in the rain, […]

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Nature at the Door

I rarely use photos other than my own, but these four wild neighbors were too fast to catch on film.  We were startled to see the bobcat wander by the door as it looked in at us and moved on.  The bear ran when it saw my black pants hanging to dry.  Might have thought […]

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