I have been wondering a lot recently about the nature of evil. Or specifically, how evil actions come about. It is pretty easy to look at the actions of lone crazed murders or rapists, declare them evil, decide there is something wrong in their minds, and move on. But what about the politicians we elect? … Read more
1. I have the right to ask for what I want. 2. I have the right to say “no”. 3. I have the right to feel and express my feelings, both positive and negative. 4. I have the right to make mistakes. 5. I have the right to have my own opinions and convictions. 6. … Read more
It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream.I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal.”Very powerful words…. And he is wrong for a very important reason, so perhaps I should say he mis-stated.I say this not to make any one mad, but to draw an important point about his speech and his actions, because Dr. King didn’t just have a dream, he had a goal.
If you haven’t already read the article (It’s been floating around on the many cigars forums alot lately) I would definitely recommend checking it out. The essay isn’t short, but it is well worth the time. Below you will find a link to Joe Jackson’s website where you can read or download the article in … Read more