Monthly Archives: July 2013

White Individuals Who Bridged the Racial Divide

Last week, I got caught up in reading various internet articles, facebook posts and magazine articles on the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman tragedy. One of the things that made me sad was the wide racial divisions that came in view over … Continue reading

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Jasper Walks With A Friend

Before last week I have to admit that I hadn’t followed the tragic events involving Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman very closely. About three years ago the Bay Area was transfixed by the sad death of Oscar Grant and I … Continue reading

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An Interview With Editorial Cartoonist Scott Stantis

Last year, I enjoyed listening to a panel of left wing and right wing cartoonists in Washington D.C. that was sponsored by the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists. All of the panelists were thoughtful and intelligent, but I was most … Continue reading

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A Cartoon for July 4, 2013

On this 4th of July, I reflect on the things about this country that I love. I do not think this country is perfect, but I love this country for the great history of reform that has expanded the reach … Continue reading

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Christians for Marriage Equality

Last week was great news for my gay and lesbian friends as the Supreme Court decided that the Defense of Marriage Act, the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, is unconstitutional by a … Continue reading

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