Monthly Archives: August 2013

LOSING MORE THAN A LOVED ONE

In my lifetime, I’ve had my share of triumphs — including those of the subtle kind, and the type that don’t require over-the-top fanfare.  But I’ve also had my share of heartbreaks and tragedies — the kind that would put … Continue reading

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WHY MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. STILL MATTERS

   Today marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s famous “I Have A Dream” speech in Washington, D.C. – one of the greatest turning points in the civil rights movement of the 1960’s which recognized African-Americans and … Continue reading

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WHAT WERE THEY THINKING: KILLING CHRISTOPHER LANE

   The shooting death of Australian-born Christopher Lane in Oklahoma City late last week – and the subsequent arrests of his three teen killers today – was yet another reminder of the gun violence that’s already become an unfortunate part … Continue reading

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