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Colin Kaepernick Doesn’t Get It

Colin Kaepernick First and foremost, Colin Kaepernick has the right to kneel down, stand up or take a shower during the playing of our national anthem. It’s his right. It’s called freedom and that is what so many selfless Americans have given their lives for. And continue to do so. But there is a misnomer… Read more Colin Kaepernick Doesn’t Get It

Grace Vanderwaal Meets the World

Grace Vanderwaal I’m at the point in my life where nothing much really surprises me anymore. I’m mid-fifties, born and raised in southern California. I’ve traveled and experienced quite a bit in my blessed life. In my myopic mind, there isn’t much I haven’t seen. But every so often an event, person, or thing happens… Read more Grace Vanderwaal Meets the World

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Nazi Nemesis

Dietrich Bonhoeffer Dietrich Bonhoeffer was born into a German, aristocratic family in the year 1906. His twin, Sabine and he were the 6th and 7th children born to their parents, who stopped at eight. Doing the math, you can see that he was coming into his prime when another German was trying to conquer the… Read more Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Nazi Nemesis

Richie Parker

No Arms, No Problems – The Richie Parker Story

Richie Parker Richie Parker is your typical southern gentleman. He was born and raised in Beaufort, South Carolina to loving parents. He grew up with an eye for cars. He decided that was what he wanted to do when he grew up. He got his first car when he was 15, a 1964 Chevy Impala,… Read more No Arms, No Problems – The Richie Parker Story

Memorial Day: Freedom Ain’t Free

Memorial Day¬† Jenn Budenz visits the grave of her fiance’ with their 2-month-old baby. Mary McHugh spends time with her fallen husband. As Memorial Day slowly ramped up the last couple of weeks, I hadn’t noticed the lack of observation of why or what we are remembering. And that’s okay, America has been in the… Read more Memorial Day: Freedom Ain’t Free

Alix

Alix – Don’t Tell Him that the American Dream is Gone

Alix This is Alix Schoelcher Idrache. You might have seen him around the internet these past couple of days. You might be wondering why a man, standing at attention, in the middle of a bunch of other guys in uniform, is crying. To be honest, if you were him, you’d be crying too. You would… Read more Alix – Don’t Tell Him that the American Dream is Gone

Get Busy Livin’ or Get Busy Dyin’

Get Busy Livin’ or Get Busy Dyin’ I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.… Read more Get Busy Livin’ or Get Busy Dyin’