According to the good folk at Wikipedia it was on this day in 435 that Emperor Theodosius II banished the recently deposed archbishop and patriarch of Constantinople, Nestorius, who had already retire
Following our dream of finding greener and accessible housing, we have now looked at six houses. The first was in a great location (halfway between the houses of two friends!) and had an amazingly pri
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2. Remember: desire means grasping for what you desire. Hatred means avoiding what you hate. Not getting what you desire means disappointment. Getting what you hate equals misery. Avoid what you have
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Time to Move Away From Our Racist Past Dear Editor, Thank you for your editorial saying that the Dixie school district should change its name. I agree that it is long past time to do so. It is importa
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I wouldn’t make a habit of it. Picked up, with other Japanese groceries, at Hana, after services at Universalist National Memorial Church.
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America is a great nation, a beacon to the world. America represents an ideal to many people around the globe: an ideal of freedom; an ideal of opportunity; an ideal of equality. In America, everyone’
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It was on this day in 1343 that the French nobleman Oliver de Clisson was convicted of treason and beheaded, his head hung on the gates of Paris. Many saw the trial trumped up, and the conviction and
After deciding it is the right time to start searching for a more ecologically friendly house, my partner and I sit down together and make a list of what we hope for in a home. One-level living that c
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INTRODUCTION After finishing writing this address I discovered it could be hung upon, literally de-pend upon, a comment made by Steve Dunsky a film maker with the U.S. Forest Service in a very recent
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"There has never been a trans character in a movie or on a show before whose story did not revolve..."
“There has never been a trans character in a movie or on a show before whose story did not...
mangajohncena: likelyhealthy: Avalon Sexual Health Centre “I Don’t Owe You” Campaign Super appreciate how this isn’t all ‘consent is sexy’ because sometimes us aces don’t want to frame everything in S
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My wife and I recently watched news coverage of the dentist from Minnesota who killed a rare black mane lion in Zimbabwe. The lion's name was Cecil. He was a beloved resident of Hwange National Park a
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Maria Mitchell was born on this day in 1818 in Nantucket, Massachusetts. The family were Quakers, and contrary to the larger community, they conformed to the Quaker sense that both female and male chi
For a long time, I have been saying to whomever might listen that my fantasy is to live in a zero-carbon home, a home that is so energy efficient that it doesn’t put carbon into the atmosphere through
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“At the border of the [Great American] Desert,” said Mark Twain, “lies Carson Lake, or The ‘Sink’ of the Carson, a shallow, melancholy sheet of water some eighty or a hundred miles in circumference. C
In the Diamond Sutra we are called to Think of this fleeting world as A star at dawn A bubble in a stream A flash of lightening in a summer cloud A flickering lamp A phantom and a dream. Or, as we lea
Go Set a Watchman has been described as a sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird. After all, we see Jean Louise Finch, her father Atticus, her uncle and aunt Jack and Alexandra, in the town of Maycomb, Alaba
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photograph by Beowulf Sheehan Police and criminal justice reform has to be a priority in our political actions now, and into the future. We cannot wait for interpersonal racial reconciliation to act
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