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Daily Archives: February 20, 2017

A few days ago, February 18, Pulitzer Prize winning columnist, Bret Stephens gave the Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture at the University of California, Los Angeles. Time magazine reported on it and you can read the entire text HERE. I urge you to do so. In his talk Intellectual Integrity in the Age of Trump Stephens, a conservative, warns us not to “dismiss President Trump’s attacks on the media as mere stupidity.” He writes… Read More

funny, isn’t it? how the older you get, the younger you are, treading a higher path with a lighter step ~ not that others can see it, can see past the wrinkle-etched face to the heart of the matter, to fathom how shattered hopes grew into wild daisies or how the shadows that haunted the wind disappeared © 2017, poem, Jamie Dedes, Photo credit ~ Sukanto Debnath via Wikipedia under CC A 2.0… Read More