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The Fourth of July and Four Freedoms

This Fourth of July I’ve been thinking of Norman Rockwell’s four freedom paintings. The freedom of speech, freedom of worship, freedom from want and freedom from fear. 445 more words

4th Of July

Let A New Freedom Ring

Freedom is the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint. Freedom is the absence of necessity, coercion, or constraint in choice or action. 417 more words

Freedom

Oh, The Pain Of Reality Shows!

I noticed recently that I’m developing a huge problem with Reality Shows. Everytime I’m flipping through channels and I happen to land on one with some reality thing going on, I quickly change the channel. 1,032 more words

Feminist Ramblings

To care

I don’t care About what you have to say

You mutter at me

as you move on your way
I don’t care

About other folks troubles… 207 more words

Poetry

My Hometown: The Leicester Mercury

There’s a certain penchant for tenacity you acquire growing up in the rambunctious but sinister streets of Southwark. A burgeoning educated middle class is blossoming undaunted by the poverty and cultural diversity that established one of South East London’s most multicultural hotspots. 693 more words

Culture

NASCAR Asks Fans to Stop Flying Confederate Battle Flag at Its Events

By Elaine Magliaro

Viv Bernstein has an article in the New York Times that explains why NASCAR has requested that its fans put away their Confederate battle flags. 658 more words

Society

Introverts and the Masks We Wear

You remember that girl in primary school, right? The one with the long dark hair who used to keep to herself, head bowed nervously in conversation, seldom speaking without being asked, face awash with embarrassment when she braved up an incoherent mumble of her ideas. 858 more words

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