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Blogging, Commentary, Inspiration, Life
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“Let Freedom Ring”*

Here we go.

It has come to this.

Marianne Williamson announced its importance in her run for the Democratic nomination for president of the United States.

And what is it, you may ask?

It is the acknowledgement of our national sin. It is a confession and then a restitution and finally, maybe, an evolution.

America was founded on the principles of “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.”*

“All men are created equal.”*

Yet, greed crept its ugly head into the picture early on, and required free and forced labor in the form of slavery. The slavery of Africans—ripped  from their lands and shipped across the seas to this new land.

Who benefited?

Certainly not the slaves—perhaps land and plantation owners and their large, fruitful crops. And this subjugation became rooted in the American way.

Has it been dealt with?

No, not really.

The effects are still here.

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Blogging, Commentary
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Secure Your Privacy

In case you haven’t heard about it, recently Equifax, one of the largest credit serving companies in America, was breached and something like 143 million people have had their sensitive data compromised. Unfortunately, this is a major problem for keeping your financial and personal information private. It means that hackers could potentially release your social security number, name and date of birth, and that is what is used to create accounts on your behalf. In response to this I came across an article Below on dailykos.com.
Please read it and take it to heart:

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