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My Thoughts on the Supreme Court Ruling on Gay Marriage

I have been hesitant to write anything about the SCOTUS ruling which disallowed States to ban gay marriage, simply because I have seen how social media has been so consumed by it, and it is clearly an issue which people have made a dividing line, which greatly saddens me. 577 more words


What's in a Name?

I’m going to think out loud here for a bit:

I listened to a couple podcasts this week that got me thinking. The first was only a snippet, and I don’t even know enough to know who was speaking, what program it was, or anything. 487 more words


Why I'm Fasting (just once)

I did some fasts with my family when I was a child, I always remember them fondly, they were fun and exciting, and a bit of a challenge. 403 more words


Musings on a month living in a Scottish eco-village

Findhorn is an eco-village nestled in the north of Scotland, and has been in existence for around 50 years. It is also a spiritual community, but is not aligned with any particular religion or set of beliefs. 1,112 more words

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On this Monday morning, am preparing to churk for jobo. Am also listening to the very talented Angela Angwenyi on Nation FM as she shares this intriguing and very sad state of affairs in this nation. 787 more words

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Obama’s evolution of marriage and sexuality: An Asian perspective

By Dinesh Sharma on June 30, 2015 in Asia Times News & Features, Southeast Asia

During the re-election cycle in 2012, President Obama sent seismic shock waves through the news media when he became the first American president to publicly support marriage equality. 828 more words

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