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Being welcomed back (and some other things)
Thursday, December 15, 2016      1 comments

Hello everyone! It has been quite a while since I had "good enough" internet to get on and chat/blog. Nearly a year ago I was living up in the mountains of NC (which is now all burnt down), just beginning to get my legs and mind working o... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/29/2016: A Leap into the Future!
Monday, February 29, 2016      3 comments

Well folks it's that time again! It's Leap Day! A wonderful time that appears every four years so we can catch up with the Sun's time (we lag behind roughly 6 hours ever year). I'm leaping on again with it. Who wouldn't figure I'd move around a... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/28/2016: Children are the Parents
Sunday, February 28, 2016      2 comments

We do not really see Native Hawaiians as a Native tribe, but they still are an indigenous people of the US. Native Hawaiians (also known as: kanaka 'oiwi, kanaka maoli, and Hawai'i maoli) are a pacific tribe of the Hawaiian Islands. T... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/27/2016: Your Friends are You.
Saturday, February 27, 2016      0 comments

The Aymara are located in the countries of Bolivia, Peru, and Chile. In Bolivia they are the largest First Nation group and are one of the poorest. A majority of the population in Bolivia is First Nation peoples. The Aymara had a heated conflic... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/26/2016: The People Who Live Anywhere
Friday, February 26, 2016      2 comments

Here's a couple of pictures to help you visualize today's quote: Blood Mountain 'townhouse style' shelter ... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/25/2016: Reason for Poverty
Thursday, February 25, 2016      2 comments

The Chippewa lived on the shores of lake Superior (both Canada and US sides), but were headquartered in the Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan area. You can hear this referenced in the song 'The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald' by Gordon Lightfoot . They... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/24/2016: Wisdom is Simple
Wednesday, February 24, 2016      1 comments

We tend to see people of other nations as 'one people'. Let's take Mexico for an example. They are all called 'Mexicans'. However, there are more than 56 different First Nations (the collective term for 'natives' of the original people in the Am... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/23/2016: What is Life?
Tuesday, February 23, 2016      3 comments

The Siksika (Blackfoot) tribe is located in Southern Alberta, Canada (northern boundary is as far up as Peace River) and Mid-Montana (southern boundary is about as far south as Butte, Montana). Isapo-Muxika, a peacemaker, and Thathanka Iyo... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/20/2016: Peace and Harmony
Monday, February 22, 2016      1 comments

George Washington's Birthday is today! He is also the first President to preside over America and was one formidable general. He valued good virtues and manners above any other belief, but was not a strong holder of his own beliefs. _______... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/21/2016: The Free can not be Controled
Monday, February 22, 2016      1 comments

Native Americans, also known as the 'Red men', are the original colonist of the American continents. They were also the first to be enslaved by Europeans, which when they started dying out, prompted the need for African Slaves. _________ ... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/20/2016: Books are Wisdom
Sunday, February 21, 2016      1 comments

[Sorry, I was at a conference and that's why I'm late with my QotDs. I will catch up tomorrow. So look out for today's and tomorrow's QotD tomorrow!] ------------ Danilo Kis hails from an European country that was once known as Yugosla... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/19/2016: Where War Lives
Friday, February 19, 2016      3 comments

Albert Camus is a Caucasian who was born and raised in Africa. He is most famous for The Myth of Sisyphus (1942). _________ "We used to wonder where war lived, what it was that made it so vile. And now we realize that we know where it liv... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/18/2016: The Pillar of People
Thursday, February 18, 2016      1 comments

________ "Pilon al populatiei tarii ... fiecare pas de la sol este vopsita cu sangele sau..." ~Alecu Russo, Cântarea României Possible Translations: "Pillar of the country's people ... every inch of ground is painted with his b... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/17/2016: Who is the Most Wicked in the Land?
Wednesday, February 17, 2016      2 comments

_________ "This is the very worst wickedness, that we refuse to acknowledge the passionate evil that is in us. This makes us secret and rotten." ~David Herbert Richards Lawrence, English author and traveler. _________ There is a logi... Read more
Quote of the Day 2/16/2016: Forgive the Never Forgotten
Tuesday, February 16, 2016      5 comments

Starting on the Caucasian quotes! _________ "Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into ... Read more

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