Tag Archives: minority rights

Canary In A Coal Mine (OpEd)

Minority status people are like the canary in a coal mine in free societies. The analogy refers to the old practice of using the small birds as early indicators of toxic gases that might be present in coal mines. If … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Controversy, Politics, religion | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Solidarity

Crows seem to display considerable amounts of care for each other. Some bird studies have observed the birds show a great deal of care for others of their species. In mating, they are monogamous, there is long-term parent-offspring bonding, they … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Controversy, cultural highlights, Health, History, Politics, Wildlife | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Another Human Rights Post

I was not born an activist. I don’t seek out controversy. It seems like I was backed into a corner early in life. This is how many members of minorities came to care deeply about human rights. Yes, here’s another … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Controversy, cultural highlights, Politics, religion | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment