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  • Why we must fast
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    WHY ONE SHOULD HAVE A FULL MONTH OF FASTING Ozodi Osuji I am fasting; I intend to not eat food for a month (I will drink only water). I have done this sort of thing before. I did it not for religious reasons but to simply give my body a…
  • Nigerians are the most educated immigrant group in the U S: So What?
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    The Nigerian immigrants hold the largest numbers of Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorates in America. http://www.bet.com/news/national/2012/03/20/survey-nigerians-most-educated-in-the-u-s.html. But discrimination prevents Nigerians from landing jobs and compensations commensurate with their qualifications. That Nigerians are doing so wonderfully well in America means nothing if deplorable things continue to exist at home in our educational…
  • Living from ego is to live in fear, living from love is to live fearlessly
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    WHEN EGO SPEAKS FEAR SPEAKS FOR THEY ARE THE SAME; WHEN LOVE SPEAKS THERE IS NO FEAR Ego (that is the separated self) and fear are the same; fear defends the ego separated self and makes for its survival; thus, if you speak from the ego you speak from fear.…
  • Change is never a Creation or Monopoly of any Party!
    “Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything”. George Bernard Shaw “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek”. Barack Obama…
  • Change is never a Creation or Monopoly of any Party!
    “Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything”. George Bernard Shaw “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek”. Barack Obama…
  • The choice to live in fear of death makes terrorism possible
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    WHAT DO YOU THINK? THE CHOICE TO LIVE IN FEAR OF DEATH MAKE TERRORISTS POSSIBLE People live in fear; they are afraid of death and harm to their bodies. As long as they live in fear of death they do what protects their bodies; they eat food, take medications, wear…
  • Party Supremacy and Elected Officials
    Before an election the supremacy of the party over electoral candidates is unquestioned and unquestionable. But after the election the elected officials become the leaders of the nation and their political party loyalty shifts to the nation. Their political affiliation and loyalty is still held but the interest of the…

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  • Should we forgive Dylann Roof?
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    On June 17, 2015 Dylan Roof, a twenty one year old white male, walked into a Charleston, South Carolina AME Church, a historic African American church built in 1820 and pointed his gun point blank at folks studying the bible and killed nine of them and injured others. Mr. Roof…
  • Living from the loving self
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    Clearly, to have an ego, especially a big ego is to have anxiety from fear of not living up to it or worrying whether other people acknowledge it or not. The big ego does not do well at school and other learning situations for it fears making mistakes; it does…
  • Punish criminals but know that in God they are innocent
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    The core of A course in miracles’ teaching is that if you want to see the Holy Spirit’s reinterpreted world you have to completely let go of our ego world; if you value a bit of our ego world and let go of other parts of it you will keep…
  • The choice to live in fear of death makes terrorism possible
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    WHAT DO YOU THINK? THE CHOICE TO LIVE IN FEAR OF DEATH MAKE TERRORISTS POSSIBLE People live in fear; they are afraid of death and harm to their bodies. As long as they live in fear of death they do what protects their bodies; they eat food, take medications, wear…

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