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What ARE We Teaching Children in Schools?

In C.S. Lewis’ The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe, the elderly Professor wonders with disgust, “I wonder what they do teach children in these schools!” I found myself wondering that myself over the past few weeks. It started a … Continue reading

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More thoughts on 12 Years a Slave

I had some more thoughts on 12 Years A Slave that I wanted to share. 1 To me, the scene that most showed how dehumanized blacks were in the slave system was the purchasing scene. A Southern man brings his … Continue reading

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Capitol, Slavery, and Frederick Douglass

Yesterday I watched 12 Years a Slave. It’s a good movie, but a difficult movie. I cried several times in the movie. I may say more about it, but not at this time. There is a scene at the beginning … Continue reading

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