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“Today I am deciding to love, not hate…”

“Today I am deciding to love, not hate. Today I am deciding to extend forgiveness, not bitterness.” ~ Davey Blackburn 2 men charged in Amanda Blackburn murder “INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Two men were arrested and charged for the murder of … Continue reading

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Fethullah Gülen and the ISIS Death Cult

Fethullah Gülen and the ISIS Death Cult POLITICO – DEEP DIVE – WashPost A1, above fold, “Confronting the ‘Caliphate’” series, “ISIS’s army of propagandists: A MACABRE MACHINE WITH GLOBAL REACH — Professional media ’emirs’ paid more than fighters,” by Greg … Continue reading

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Putin killing McCain’s “moderate” rebels

“Vladimir Putin, right now, with his airstrikes, is killing the people we armed and trained.” ~ US Senator John McCain For the quote above, see the video below after 2:31 John McCain: Cameron’s statement on Syria is disgraceful Aiding Al … Continue reading

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On being socially useful even after we’re dead…

“Phosphorus recovery,” explained Henry telegraphically. “On their way up the chimney the gases go through four separate treatments. P2O5 used to go right out of circulation every time they cremated some one…” Continue reading

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Violent video games are a risk factor for criminal behavior and aggression

“New evidence from Iowa State researchers demonstrates a link between video games and youth violence and delinquency…” Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday Review

Originally posted on Dorothy Day Catholic Worker Washington, D.C.:
Dear Friends, About 30 people from various peace and faith communities in D.C. held an Ash Wednesday Prayer Service of Repentance and Conversion outside the White House. We were also joined by…

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American Coup: How a Terrified Government Is Destroying the Constitution

William Arkin talks about his book, “American Coup: How a Terrified Government Is Destroying the Constitution”, in which he argues that unelected officials in our national security establishment are undermining our constitutional rights…  Continue reading

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