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Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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One might expect that the families of murder victims would be showered with

One might expect that the families of murder victims would be showered with sympathy and support, embraced by their communities. But in reality they are far more likely to feel isolated, fearful, and ashamed, overwhelmed by grief and guilt, angry at the c
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America's over. Get out while you still can.

America's over. Get out while you still can.
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Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to th

Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the dangers of controversy. Speak your mind and fear less the label of 'crackpot' than the stigma of conformity. And on issues that seem important to you, stand up and be counted at
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If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library?

If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library?
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I don't think she can see her husband very often, for he teaches the univer

I don't think she can see her husband very often, for he teaches the university students during the day, and works at the telescope at night. I wonder if she hopes for cloudy nights and then feels guilty.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

they ask for water we give them seathey ask for bread we give them seathey

they ask for water we give them seathey ask for bread we give them seathey ask for life we give them only the sea
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We must serve each other in love and in humanity.

We must serve each other in love and in humanity.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Thanks to the Internet in general and social media in particular, the Chine

Thanks to the Internet in general and social media in particular, the Chinese people now have a mechanism to hold authorities accountable for wrongdoing - at least sometimes - without any actual political or legal reforms having taken place. Major politic
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It is so unkind--' 'Perhaps. But sometimes a compulsion comes over one to s

It is so unkind--' 'Perhaps. But sometimes a compulsion comes over one to speak the truth!
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It is difficult to trust someone not raised to doctrine.

It is difficult to trust someone not raised to doctrine.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Good, as it ripens, becomes continually more different not only from evil b

Good, as it ripens, becomes continually more different not only from evil but from other good.
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Physical aggression by a man toward his partner is abuse, even if it happen

Physical aggression by a man toward his partner is abuse, even if it happens only once.
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