Building Respect…. “Half (an Hour)” – On International Relations and Gender Equality

Alaska, New Mexico and Maine are numbers 1, 2, & 3 in American domestic violence cases. Number 4 is a state I have visited: Vermont. For number 5 and the rest of the bottom 11, click here. January 20 2016 II – Half (an Hour) Continue reading Building Respect…. “Half (an Hour)” – On International Relations and Gender Equality

“Rainbow Over Mission Street, San Francisco 1 and 2.”

  “Rainbow Over Mission Street, San Francisco 1”. “Rainbow Over Mission Street, San Francisco 2.” Sunshower at 16th and Mission Street, 10:02 am Saturnday. 0123 2016. Filmed January 23, 2016 by Alberto Rivera (@UZsmalls) d/b/a Parts of How and Allthentic Records. A diagram of human body systems. “HumanMixingBoardBodhi” . Photographed January 23, 2016 by Alberto Rivera (@UZsmalls) for Parts of How and Allthentic Records. Continue reading “Rainbow Over Mission Street, San Francisco 1 and 2.”

Forming Something True and Real

We are as people – within each of our cells, even – , as places and nation-states, incredibly light particles, entities with positives and minuses, at incredible distances forming something true and real. Our concerns draw us apart – and together. [Editor’s note: Bold text added April 8th 2016] Continue reading Forming Something True and Real

Recognition of racism and slavery’s modern marks on us

I don’t agree with John A. Powell when the author writes that the unconscious mind is the seat of today’s bias- or inequality. However, this is full of MANY good points and ideas that NEED to be executed. It’s crucial we have a scientific basis for our decisions; can be sad, I bet, finally looking at the suffering of your neighbors and country with a … Continue reading Recognition of racism and slavery’s modern marks on us

Love Has Many Faces – Amnesiacs and Ignorants Don’t Benefit from History

The New Testament recommends the seeking of accurate knowledge; accurate right and exact knowledge. So do I. Deceptions and lies being told to free young people does not make them safer, or free at all.  Hasn’t helped my direction in life. Our stories protect us. Fictions and simple ignorance can make you jump off a building thinking you can fly. Continue reading Love Has Many Faces – Amnesiacs and Ignorants Don’t Benefit from History