Nick Russell on September 24th, 2009

Last week I ruffled a lot of feathers with my blog Yes, Racism Plays A Roll. However, politics aside, we all know that racism is a two way street. I don’t like bigots of any color, and I have met quite a few black, Hispanic, and other racists in my time. Some have been very […]

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Nick Russell on September 20th, 2009

Last month the community of Englewood, New Jersey banned Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi from going forward with plans to set up a tent to stay in at a Libyan-owned estate in the upscale community located a few minutes drive north of Manhattan. Gadhafi, or Khadafy, as some news media call him, is scheduled to be […]

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Nick Russell on September 17th, 2009

Former President Jimmy Carter made the news this week, when he said that racism played a part when South Carolina Republican Representative Joe Wilson shouted “You lie” at President Obama during a healthcare speech in Congress last week. President Carter told NBC News that he thinks an “overwhelming portion” of the animosity directed toward America’s […]

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Nick Russell on September 14th, 2009

I’m sure that headline might upset some people, but if you will read on and let me tell you a story, you may see my point. Once, when I was a young soldier, in a land far, far away, I was ordered to guard a prisoner until whatever spooks from headquarters were interested in him […]

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Nick Russell on September 7th, 2009

Being a parent has always been a hard job, but never more so than in today’s world. These days children face so many dangers that we must be vigilant every second of every day. When I was growing up, we roamed the neighborhood all day long, never going home until it was time for supper. […]

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Nick Russell on September 3rd, 2009

These days it seems like we can’t debate any issue without being labeled radical by those who oppose it, and no idea can stand on its merits alone, because we have to label it a Democratic or Republican ploy, or a Liberal or Conservative cause. It doesn’t matter if something is good for the country […]

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Nick Russell on September 1st, 2009

At one time I knew a woman who had been a teenage victim of incest. It was a terrible thing to have happened, and I truly sympathized with her for a while. But the more I got to know her, the more I realized that she had never dealt with the experience, in spite of […]

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