I ran across this link today on Facebook from a globally minded friend. “Cecil Ash, Arizona State Lawmaker Proposes Holiday for White People” I knew it had to be from the Huffington Post which has a keen eye for the absurd and sure enough it even came with a video (but to my disappointment no…… Continue reading Latino American Holiday – White People Holiday
The Joy of Being Alive vs. Consumer Culture
Hi Everyone! Sorry for the delay in posting, especially since there have been so many things going on in the news lately. Life has been busy with much travel, new job, young child and various social engagements where young children come to my place, throw things on the floor and make lots of noise. LOL…… Continue reading The Joy of Being Alive vs. Consumer Culture
Interconnection – Muslims, Mexicans, California and Conquistadors
A story from the Spanish Reconquista, to La Malinche and Mexico, and the discovery of California. The importance of understanding history along with my personal experiences.
America and Religion
With the lessons above about the origins above, the fact is, they really do not matter. Sure they are good things to know, but they have absolutely no influence on the core teaching which is simply to love. I used the examples above to prove to people how little they know about religion and to provoke a bit of shame. How dare they use religion, which they know very little about, to provoke hate, which is the exact opposite of the main point religion is trying to convey!!!! How stupid, how silly and how shameful!
Chicanos, Viet Kieu, Gaijin – Migration Fun!
“When you sit down to write, first open a vein” and “Write What You Know.” This phrase is often used by writers to really get the ideas flowing and words written. This is exactly what I’ll attempt to do with this post. I have an idea of what I want to say, have no real point…… Continue reading Chicanos, Viet Kieu, Gaijin – Migration Fun!