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When minorities discriminate

September 1, 2011 by


From the Huffington Post: After a long legal fight, the Cherokee nation ousted thousands of descendants of black slaves who had long been official members of the tribe. The Cherokee Supreme Court (the tribe is a sovereign nation) ruled this week a 2007 constitutional amendment that required Cherokee blood in order to belong to the […]

Custody battle in real-time

September 1, 2011 by


I don’t know if anyone else has been following this, but Welmer has been blogging about his family’s custody battle lately. Apparently, his ex-wife is relocating to Canada with her adulterous lover and was attempting to take his children with him, and reduce his access to them. He documented the entire processes through the courts, […]

Parenting With An Eye Toward the Future

September 1, 2011 by


How we parent our kids is our personal responsibility as their mother and father, but it should concern everyone  because the world has to live with the finished product when our kids leave the nest. The same goes for when your kids leave the nest. You will never hear me utter the words: “How I […]