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Tag Archives: White Privilege

Let Go My Ego

I’ve been trying to get some spiritual work done lately. It’s not going great. I’m not talking about meditating, levitating, studying scripture or attending religious meetings five nights a week. And no, I won’t be ascending any staircases on my knees next month in Italy either. I just want to murder my ego. I want …

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Americans are Better Than This: The Struggle for Political Civility

It wasn’t that many decades ago that athletes living behind the iron curtain would risk their lives to defect to the U.S. in order to find the freedom of expression that is the right of every American. ¬†And now the movement in this country seems to be moving towards stifling the voices of our own athletes legitimate protests. How did we get here?

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