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About batai52

Brother, father, photographer, filmmaker, writer, artist, veteran, Iroquois/Scottish, aquarian and lover of Martinis "so dry you have to blow the dust off." There are many I admire: Maya Angelou, Ezra Pound, Morris Dees, Cornel West and Alan Alda (Hawkeye Pierce M*SH) for his art and activism. A true activist. Me? Heading towards being a feminist and I am working on my own human condition. Onward Together!

Does your neighbour know about the Sustainable Development Goals? — UN SDG Action Campaign

By Felix Zimmermann, Coordinator at OECD Development Communication Network. Originally published at OECD I don’t really know my neighbour. What I do know is that she can get pretty grumpy when my kids are too noisy. I also know that … Continue reading

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Hillary’s Platform and Women’s Rights

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  In the fictional Star fleet universe one of the academy’s final tests is the dreaded Kobayashi Maru, which was created to test the character of cadets on the fastback to command positions. The…

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Hillary’s Platform and Women’s Rights

In the fictional Star fleet universe one of the academy’s final tests is the dreaded Kobayashi Maru, which was created to test the character of cadets on the fastback to command positions. The simulated Kobayashi Maru is a no-win scenario, … Continue reading

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Old Conventions: White Male Patriarchy

As an assumed-looking white male I have always had other voices in my blood, and they usually tend to be older and much wiser, and I do learn from and abide by them.  Being human and having made my share … Continue reading

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A letter to Representative John Lewis

“This would mean no more #ExtremeGlobalPoverty, #GenderInequality, #MarriageInequality, #FinancialInequality and the world would be experiencing improvements in: #FemalesHealthandSafety . . . ” Continue reading

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America’s Zion

By Allan Hill The America’s and more importantly the North American continent of the Pre-European status must have been a magical wondrous place with its coast-to-coast sights and landmarks that would that would have seen almost outer-worldly in comparison to … Continue reading

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Native Essence: A personal apology

Personal constraint: Femenine building I was, yo era Soy, I am The essence, Iroquois, The day before the dark Bush cloud Mi Tierra, my life Before the Bush cloud took it, Now the father sky, Is dark upon my bleached … Continue reading

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FACTS FOR HuMANity

FACTS   FOR  HuMANity Ÿ * Woman experience more than 4 million physical assaults and rapes because of their partners and men are victims of nearly 3,000,000 physical assaults. Ÿ * Domestic violence is a leading cause of injury to … Continue reading

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“Pour Finir Avec Le Jugement de Dieu:”

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“Ahh, it’s just so sad that I go
Come with me, if its so hurts,”
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Three Sonnets

“Between the grooves, Can the Creek of the holy

Reach now, in this water, create the Groove-Owl

Wolf, bear, Can otter, dragon, dove. Create the sky alone” Continue reading

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