• Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

    8 monthes ago - By Laura's THayn

    Happy Martin Luther King Junior Day! I am not working today because it is a federal holiday. I celebrated by going to a waffle brunch.
    The host made lots of waffles, and everyone else brought accompaniments. It was very fun.
    It is so cold outside that I may not leave my apartment for the rest of the day. I need to get my watch band fixed. I should venture out for that purpose, but I probably will not. I expect that shortly I will be in my pajamas.
    I found this chicken taco soup recipe on allrecipes.com. Instead of using cans of diced tomatoes with green chilies, I added a can of green...
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  • “We must see racism for what it is.” -Martin Luther King, Jr

    “We must see racism for what it is.” -Martin Luther King, Jr

    8 monthes ago - By Do Bianchi

    “There comes a time when the cup of endurance runs over...”
    -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    As Tracie and I were readying our signs for the NAACP Martin Luther King, Jr. Day March today in Orange, Texas where she grew up, I re-read the civil rights leader's landmark speech “The Other America.”
    The title alone, pregnant with meaning both historical and topical, was enough to make me leap from my chair.
    And the following passage resonated like a kettledrum in America's current cacophony of political discourse:
    There must be a recognition on the part of everybody in this nation that America is still...
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