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FREE: HnH E-Book, July 17, 18

  You’ve likely heard a captain of the financial industry describing our government’s function (dysfunction?) as “all the stupid shit.” Is it, really? Things may be simpler when one’s investing, counting beans of gold. That we understand. But political machinations, … Continue reading

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Messages of Violence and Nonviolence

In the current, highly charged political climate in America, insults and egregious conduct appear to win favors with a significant section of the public. The soundbite thoughts above relate, as may be obvious, to a loud presidential candidate who appears … Continue reading

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Review: Fighting the Devil in Dixie: How Civil Rights Activists Took on the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama

Fighting the Devil in Dixie: How Civil Rights Activists Took on the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama by Wayne Greenhaw My rating: 4 of 5 stars Gripping, overwhelming in detail, and narrated as only a seasoned journalist can, Fighting the … Continue reading

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Year-end Gift: HnH Free 12/19, 12/20

A Christmas and year-end gift, Humbling and Humility is available for FREE download this weekend, 12/19 and 12/20, from Amazon. A complex narrative of social flaws and learning, HnH guides you through tales of Indian immigrant families in America. Unvarnished, … Continue reading

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Law Enforcement, Force, and Civility

An excerpt from Humbling and Humility Excessive Force As I waited in a corridor of the intervention program offices with others, for the earlier session to finish up, Paul approached me and started a conversation. He said that his judge … Continue reading

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Plainclothes police: composure and minimal response

In the uproar against excessive force by cops, their measured and controlled actions often go unnoticed. Here are two situations, one from a few weeks ago, and the other just a few days ago, involving plainclothes (undercover?) cops… Some weeks … Continue reading

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A Legal System, Not a Justice System

An excerpt from Humbling and Humility “I don’t think we have a justice system,” Sid declared, back with his notes. “We have a legal system.” Nods of agreement from some in the group, confused looks from others. What do you … Continue reading

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