Tag Archives: law

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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Fostering Violence and Fundamentalism

An excerpt from Humbling and Humility “If there is to be peace in the world, there must first be peace in the heart.” – Lao Tzu Sid strove to justify the state’s approach. “It used to be different in the … Continue reading

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Review: Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America

Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America by Ari Berman My rating: 4 of 5 stars A detailed, enlightening account of the struggle for voting rights in America. I’d wondered about the inordinate reduction in … 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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