The Red Road is the road of spirituality, the good road. It’s the path of righteousness, while the Black Road is the road of excess, selfishness and destruction including self-destruction through the abuse of alcohol and drugs.
Watch out for these baited hooks. Keep an eye on legitimate news sources, verify anything that sounds suspicious through legitimate sources, and keep your head. Don’t be distracted by fear; that is the greatest tool being used against us today.
The grounds guards and people certainly didn’t want him to go; he had to sneak away to do it. He didn’t understand the world until he broke free of what he thought he knew, and it was no small task.
yes, Mitch McConnell, if you or your representatives are reading this, I, Richard Edward Bleil, am calling you a coward
the reality is that every history book, every history class, every history project does have a perspective bias. To suggest that this project will “re-write” history because it’s written with a perspective that is uncommon in most current history books and classes is simple ignorance.
I fear that some people might see this as an anti-military post, but nothing could be farther from the truth. I guess the point of this post is about de-romanticizing war and conflict.
In a war, people often don’t want to kill fellow human beings, so how do we encourage more killing by our troops? Simple. You dehumanize the enemy. You’re not killing a Japanese family man; you’re killing a nip.
The central question, then, is if this snow blindness is intentional or not. Are people unable to see racial injustices, or unwilling?
Four years ago, I could understand the arguments against Hillary. She won the election by what certainly appeared to be unethical actions of the DNC. I have several friends who refused to vote for Hillary because they were so upset by this seeming impropriety. I must admit that I understand their perspective, but I didn’t agree.
This post did not go anywhere near the direction I had thought it would go originally, but, let me just wrap this up by thanking my powerful and loving friends. I love all of you so very much!