Searching for Knowledge: The last thing people of color should be seeking
is white recognition, because that’s an exercise in self-loathing. Why should any person of color elevate recognition from white people above recognition from our own? Doesn’t make sense at all when you think it through. In white supremacist society, a person of color seeking white…
Star Map, for June 2013 (Northern Hemisphere)
dear friends, please see the PDF above and download if you want to stargaze in the sky at night.
Tonight, I looked south and watched Antares, known as the “anti-Mars star,” mera rabb, it was so beautiful. It shone and burned like a sapphire on fire. I also watched Vega glimmering like the Hope Diamond.
If you live in the Southern Hemisphere, you can download this sky map for June 2013.
My generation got a cheap college education when we were young, and we’re getting good retirement benefits now that we’re old. Pretty nice. But now we’re turning around and telling today’s twentysomethings that they should pay through the nose for college, keep paying taxes for our retirements, and oh by the way, when it comes time for you to retire your benefits are going to have to be cut. So sorry. And all this despite the fact that the country is richer than it was 50 years ago, and will be richer still 50 years from now.
But at least today’s kids don’t have to worry about being drafted. That’s something, I suppose.
Excuse me, your generation are just doing this to 20 somethings are you? No. I was told I wouldn’t see social security while still in high school and everyone I graduated college with is still in debt up to their eyeballs. Nah. That pile of bull y’all are on has effected everyone under the age of 40. Thanks.