Asylum | Crossing Borders | Essay | Humanitarianism | Politics | Social Issues

Man’s Inhumanity to Man

June 28, 2018
US - Mexico Border at McAllen TX

  Recent media focus has been on our government’s inhumane treatment of asylum seekers. As individuals, we must rise above such actions. Historical Note About the Phrase, “Man’s Inhumanity to Man” In 1784, Robert Burns wrote the poem, Man was made to Mourn: A Dirge: History records the possibility that Burns reworded a similar quote from a […]

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Essay | Miscellaneous | Opinion

Turbulent and Emotional Times (Part I)

November 17, 2016

TURBULENT TIMES AND EMOTIONS Over the past week, many of us have walked through some turbulent times and dealt with turbulent emotions. Many people are worried, fearful, depressed. Others find themselves mistrusting, despairing, experiencing incredulity. They are not alone. Many of us have been there with them. But these were not the feelings I had […]

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