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Please Don’t Let Me Be Silent

Please God, never let me be a silent white person while my brown and black sisters and brothers are living in fear and experiencing injustice and violence. Please God, never let me be a silent citizen while Dreamers are deported … Continue reading

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Is Oklahoma Stepping Up?

Look, I get Oklahoma politics. I understand that the oil and gas industry has more economic and political power than any other entity in the state. I understand that no major revenue bill will likely ever make it through the … Continue reading

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Honoring King in the Age of Trumpism

This year marks the 50th year since we lost the greatest prophet for justice and social change in the history of the United States. I would have hoped that we would have progressed much more in fulfilling Martin Luther King … Continue reading

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A University Whose Time Has Finally Come

There once was a university that like so many universities was struggling with its enrollment and finances. The university never had an endowment that was adequate for the size of its student body, and thus it was dependent on tuition … Continue reading

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Church Revival in the 21st Century

There once was a mainline Christian denomination in the United States that was experiencing significant membership decline. Since its peak in membership in the 1950s and early 1960s, this denomination lost millions in total membership despite many intentional efforts to … Continue reading

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Strong Suggestions for Democrats and Progressive Independents in 2018

As the political hell of 2017 comes to a close, I have a few suggestions for Democrats and progressive Independents in 2018: in 2018, our republic hangs in the balance. We must keep our focus on this fact. Anything that … Continue reading

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Making the Colony Great Again

There once was an ant colony that was struggling for its survival. Food sources in its environment were running low, and the colony was having trouble sustaining itself much less expanding. The colony was barely getting by and longed for … Continue reading

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