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Beyond the Wall

There are billions of people in this world whom we will never meet. Our choices and our actions affect a surprising number of them. What covenant do you feel that you hold with a world full of strange

2 days ago

Daily Compass (Site / Info)

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Donald Trump, the Authoritarian Master of Alt-America

Below is an excerpt from the penultimate chapter of my forthcoming book, Alt-America: The Rise of the Radical Right in the Age of Trump, due out this summer from Verso Books. It seemed especially rele

2 days ago

Orcinus (Site / Info)

Getting Into the City is Exhausting

I saw a great show based on Mad Libs called Villain DeBlanks at Feinstein’s 54 Below.  It was a lot of fun. But New York is both so close and so far away.  With getting to Grand Central, taking the tr

2 days ago

Ramblings of an EdMan (Site / Info)

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All the Water Is One Water

In honor of World Water Day, I offer this excerpt from a chapter in my book, Finding Our Way Home: A Spiritual Journey into Earth Community.  I will share further excerpts during the next few days.  T

2 days ago

Finding Our Way Home (Site / Info)

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The high-risk digital world of occult sales and psychic services

TWH –The explosion of online platforms has been a boon to many in the polytheist and Pagan communities who can now sell crafts, books, and esoteric services more easily than ever before. At the same t

2 days ago

The Wild Hunt (Site / Info)

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World Water Day, March 22. What will you do to make a difference?

Did you know??? In the fall of 2016, 151 drinking water advisories were in effect in First Nations reserves across Canada. More than 100 water advisories are routinely in effect, with some First Natio

2 days ago

Canadian Unitarian Council (Site / Info)

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San Francisco Buddhism: Passing Memories of Convert Buddhists From Before the 1960s

It was 1969. I threw my lot in with the English Zen priest Houn Jiyu Kennett, who’d just arrived in the San Francisco Bay area and after a brief stay at the Zen Center in San Francisco opened a small

2 days ago

Monkey Mind (Site / Info)

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Pocahontas—Death of a Princess With Murfin Verse

Pocahontas imagined as a Powatan "princess" with facial features based on her from life 1616 English portrait. On March 21, 1617 Rebecca Rolfe, the 22 year old wife of John died, probably of smallpox

2 days ago

Heretic, Rebel, a Thing to Flout (Site / Info)

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#Trypod: What Is Your Favorite Podcast? Or, Why You Should Start Listening to Podcasts

This month, many podcast producers are partnering together to encourage new listeners to try podcasting for the first time: “Listeners will be asked to share stories of why they listen and their favor

2 days ago

Carl Gregg (Site / Info)

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woodcarving

Yesterday I attended the Ozarks Woodcarving Seminar in Springfield Missouri and met a number of fine carvers that we will attempt to recruit for teaching at the Eureka Springs School of the Arts. Ther

3 days ago

Wisdom of the Hands (Site / Info)

STLT#170, We Are a Gentle, Angry People

The downside of this spiritual practice is that it demands attention even on days when attention is hard to give. And more often than not, it is demanding the exact kind of attention I want to hide fr

3 days ago

Notes from the Far Fringe (Site / Info)

Hymn by Hymn

The Non-Negotiables of My Religion

There are three non-negotiables in my religion. If I abandoned or significantly changed any of these three concepts, I would be practicing a different religion.

3 days ago

John Beckett (Site / Info)

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Refining the Truths

“An honorable human relationship — that is, one in which two people have the right to use the word ‘love’ – is a process, delicate, violent, often terrifying to both persons involved, a process of ref

3 days ago

Daily Compass (Site / Info)

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Celebrating Water

Today is World Water Day! One of the four sacred elements in Earth-based spiritual practices, the power of water is honored in our ceremonies, our art work and our writings.

3 days ago

Nature’s Path (Site / Info)

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Fear

“You can’t commit atrocities with enlightened people, you need hatred, blindness and a knee-jerk xenophobia.”-Boualem Sansal, The German Mujahid The original manuscript of my forthcoming book Oscar’s

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Laura Lee (Site / Info)

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All the Drugs

Like a lot of people, I take quite a few medications and set them once a week.  For me that’s Tuesday.  And I am glad I have good insurance through my wife’s company.  Some are really important to me

3 days ago

Ramblings of an EdMan (Site / Info)

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UUSC Continues to Push Wendy’s to Honor Workers’ Rights

Last week, UUSC President & CEO Tom Andrews sent the following letter to Todd A. Penegor, head of the Wendy's Company, continuing our call for Wendy's to join on to this innovative, human-rights progr

3 days ago

Recent Updates – Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Site / Info)

Health Care for All

Tell our congress, “don’t cut access to health care for all by shifting the burden of providing Medicaid health care for the poor back to the states”. This is not a viable option.You can sign a letter

3 days ago

Blog – Promise the Children (Site / Info)

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Mon, 13:39: Announcement of the Selection of Rev. Vanessa Southern: https://t.co/2R0rL6Mcf8 via @YouTube

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Dangerous Common Sense (Site / Info)

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Pagan ministers debate merits of reintegration

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Pagan clergy, prison ministers, and members of the Minnesota Sex Offenders Program (MSOP) took part in a panel discussion at a Midwest Pagan conference on Sunday. The panel was cr

3 days ago

The Wild Hunt (Site / Info)

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