America the Beautiful
July 4, 2009 Saturday at 1:57 am
The Flag at Raton, New Mexico Courtesy of YouTube poster “gully42”. Free for non-commercial use.
June 14, 2008 Saturday at 5:24 pm
Mildred Delores Jeter, born in 1939 or 1940, grew up in Central Point, near Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia. It was a small town where of course everybody knew everybody else. By the time Mildred was eleven or twelve years old, she was smitten with the handsome, blond, older boy with the curious name, Richard Loving. A friend of Mildred’s …
May 6, 2008 Tuesday at 1:28 pm
America is a complicated place in practice. And in theory, it may be an impossibility. Yet, here it is, enduring while constantly adapting. Here is something about America that cannot be said about any other place in human history: Every individual who comes to America seeking America has bought into the theory that people can live free among others who …
July 2, 2007 Monday at 3:20 am