Tag Archives: freedom

Those Happy Hijabs

I’ve made an acute observation. There’s suddenly an explosion of young Islamic women employed throughout the city. Where before it was rare, now it’s viral, meaning that well. The thing that’s so apparent, is how happy they all are. I … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2016

Freedom comes with a price that’s never more evident than when you go to Arlington National Cemetery, and it has little to do with the Kennedys, all majestically buried there like movie stars. It’s those endless rows of white headstones … Continue reading

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Let Freedom Ring

If you were to ask me what women I admire most, Lady Liberty would be in my top three. As a matter of fact, if it wasn’t so hot I’d be in a robe and tiara myself, not shorts and … Continue reading

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Cautionary Tails

An incident that occurred a while back when I was in the park with my friend Jennifer and her dog Anthony has come to mind. What inspired it was hearing a woman scream to another woman while she was on … Continue reading

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What So Proudly We Hail

Today is the 4th of July, a really big day in America’s history. It’s the day marking our independence from Britain thanks to the valor of many in a wretched seven year war.  I have to say I am involuntarily … Continue reading

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Obama and Company

I have to say I was a little surprised that in response to Monday’s post Mitt there weren’t any Romney advocates to be heard. I truly expected an onslaught of controversial comments in his defense. How telling. However, I did … Continue reading

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