Category Archives: Unfairness

Change

We are becoming even more and more desensitized to the random violence that afflicts our country. As a teacher, I watch in horror and think of the scenarios for escape as the TV assaults us again and again with tales … Continue reading

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Multi-faceted individuals

My disclaimer: This post is not just about one person, it is an amalgam of individuals, something I did not mention when I originally posted it. I had pulled it from my blog posts out of respect for the feelings … Continue reading

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Where in the World is Oprah Winfrey?

This has been on my mind for a long time. As the political nightmare awash in this country continues to unfold in its hideous way, celebrities as well as politicians continue to come out of the woodwork for one side … Continue reading

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The basketball court

The other day, somehow the proactive side of MK came out in a memory. We were somehow talking about how abusive people work and of a situation in which someone had to do something, and we picked Mary Kay. We … Continue reading

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On community colleges…

In late May of last year, I applied for a position as a French Adjunct Instructor at the Community College of my county. It is not that I wanted to leave my current situation, although of late I have had … Continue reading

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