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Occupy for Equality (1789 to 2011)

I was thinking of the musical Les Misérables, and some of the lyrics struck me as being particularly relevant today. Of course, I’m not the first person to make the parallel between the Occupy movement and the French Revolution. I … Continue reading

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Libya and the United States

I haven’t really been following the situation in Libya and the other Arab states where citizens have been rising up against oppressive governments. I’ve read a little bit about it online, but we don’t have television, and since I left … Continue reading

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