Advertisement

Inter the Mix

Celebrating Reagan at 100: More Hype than Reality?

Bstew34864

Alright, let me apologize right off the bat. I had intended to write a down the middle post on the Reagan leagacy that detailed the latest research on why people have such varying opinions about the Reagan presidency. But, screw it...as a person who lived through the Reagan administration I ...

The Curious Case of Kelley Williams-Bolar: Mom jailed for wanting to give kids a better life

Bstew34864

***A poor black woman broke the law to send her children to a rich white school. Is her punishment really justice?*** I am sorry...but I must say that sometimes living in this country makes me feel like I'm living in Bizarro World! If you hadn't heard about this case yet, ...

Why? The Tragedy in Tucson Explained (Part II)

Bstew34864

So, why did the Tragedy in Tucson happen? The best answer to this question is not what was the "cause" of the tragedy, but what conditions need to exist for this type of killing to take place. For most rampage killings the conditions require mental illnes, heated social or political ...

Why? The Tragedy in Tucson Explained (Part I)

Bstew34864

I don’t know about all of you but I was deeply affected by the Tragedy in Tucson. Especially disconcerting was the death of 9 year old Christina Green. Her deep motivation was her love of America and understanding the political workings of our great country. As I watched the events ...

Washington Post Gives "5 Myths Why the South Seceded"

Bstew34864

http://www2.ljworld.com/users/bstew34864/photos/2011/jan/9/205666/ Hey, I wanted to move on to an interesting research paper discussing why terrorist commit terrorist acts. (hint: it is not because they are poor, disgruntled, or religous...more on this later). But, I just couldn't stop myself from discussing the Washington Post article on the "5 Myths of Why ...

Great PBS Documentary on The Real Robert E. Lee

Bstew34864

http://www2.ljworld.com/users/bstew34864/photos/2011/jan/5/205408/ PBS is airing a great documentary on the life of [Robert E. Lee][1]. It is really the first time I have viewed a show which really captured the complexity of Lee's life. Especially the hardcore racist ideology that Lee displayed throughout his life. Only in the "Matrix" of the ...

Welcome to "Inter the Mix"

Bstew34864

The focus of this blog is on issues concerning new ideas, identity (diversity), and technology. Some posts will be specifically about lawrence and other will deal with natonal issues. Just like the movie "Matrix" this blog will give you the "Real Deal" on difficult issues. So, if you are not ...

Upload photo Browse photos