Public Disclosure

Stupid is as stupid does

(THIS IS NOT A SPIRITUAL ESSAY) This phrase was used in the movie called Forrest Gump. It was derived from an older statement, “handsome is as handsome does.” Ultimately it comes down to one that we all know which is, “beauty is only skin deep.” Real beauty is not just a pretty image but along…

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Disparity

Disparity among people is one of the most troubling things about our society. There are those that have so, so much and yet those who have almost nothing at all. When you look at wealth distribution, the top 1 percent of households in America own more wealth than the bottom 90 percent combined. This is…

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AMERICA

We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of Liberty to ourselves an our prosperity, do ordain the establish this constitution for the United States of America. -Preamble to our…

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Who are we?

In society people have to learn how to live amongst each other for their common good. Therefore each of us has a responsibility to one another. My role is to do everything possible to add to the good of others rather than taking away something that might cause them harm. If everyone were more considerate…

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Mining for the good

This might sound corny but people should spend more time at lifting each other up rather than tearing each other down. I say this because there appear to be a very dark cloud hovering over the earth. The overall state of consciousness on this planet has become very toxic. You don’t need to be a…

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The Race Card

As a baby boomer born in the south I hesitate to speak publicly about this subject because it is very sensitive. Most people do not know how to have a decent conversation about race relationships and would rather not talk about it. Obviously in the era of Trump the conversation is unavoidable. Bigotry is the…

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Mentoring our Youth

I was fortunate to work at an at-risk neighborhood high school where you can see how great the need is for helping our children, especially minority males. There are other forces dominating their lives that were initially caused by many of the pitfalls in our society. The disparity between the rich and poor along with…

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Triumph over Trump

Rarely should anyone speak negatively about a duly selected leader of a nation because God allowed this person to sit in such a high position ruling over so many of His people. There is a similar story in the book of 1Samual when children of Israel wanted to have a worldly king to rule over…

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