The Grand River flows through Grand Rapids, Mich. with power and peace on its way to Lake Michigan 30 miles west.
A legislative victory by opponents of immigration has had the unintended consequence of forcing the deportation of almost every U.S. citizen to their country of ancestral origin.
The recent decision by Goshen (IN) College to begin playing an instrumental version of the U.S.
So there is something on my mind, and I'm not quite sure how to approach the subject.
Without trying to be too presumptuous about the resolution of an ongoing story, I'm doing some personal reflection on the last few days.
Today is Blog Action Day 2009, an annual event that unites the world's bloggers in posting about the same issue on the same day.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke often of something he called the beloved community. This was the title given to describe a reality in which freedom, love, justice, and reconciliation would reign.
There's a joke that re-surfaces in Indian country every so often.