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Christ's Role, As He Might Have Meant It: a Discussion
It seems that organized religion has assumed the role of Christ in the dispensation of Truth, be it relating to the church itself or in the very Word of God. The Pope, when speaking in his official capacity, is considered to be the mouthpiece of God."...
Religions >> Christianity
That Glimmer of Life: Death, The Energy Body & Its Aura
When persons are nearing death, their auras change dramatically. As a mystic and healer with many years experience, I have probably had more opportunities than most to observe the auras of people with terminal illnesses, in the weeks, days, hours and minutes...
Body Mysteries >> Auras
The Crystallization of Truth
There exists One Indivisible Truth , around which all other concepts and systems revolve. Around this central Sun of Reality, every philosophy, religion and social ideal orbits without fail. The search for this essential essence has been a primary focus...
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 14
Chapter 14 14:1 Ye are the children of the LORD your God: ye shall not cut yourselves, nor make any baldness between your eyes for the dead. 14:2 For thou art an holy people unto the LORD thy God, and the LORD hath chosen thee to be a peculiar people unto...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 1
FACING OUR REALITY Lets face it, the pace and direction of worldly changes have run far ahead of the current human capacity to change with them. Modern society has become a force with its own momentum; a great machine of mass production and...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 26
Chapter 26 26:1 And it shall be, when thou art come in unto the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance, and possessest it, and dwellest therein; 26:2 That thou shalt take of the first of all the fruit of the earth, which thou shalt bring...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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The new 'peculiar institution':
The new 'peculiar institution': On the prison as surrogate ghetto. LOÏC WACQUANT.
Utah may have been a peculiar place for the “peculiar institution” of slavery, but .
A Peculiar Institution
of the peculiar institution that has emerged in the United States since the. 1970s. .
Civic Engagement Case Study Interpreting Slavery
Making Visible the Peculiar Institution: Interpreting Slavery at the. Sotterley Plantation. Sotterley Plantation, Inc.
The New 'Peculiar Institution'
Sep 13, 2010 The New `Peculiar Institution': : On the Prison as Surrogate Ghetto. Published by: http://www.sagepublications.

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Beyond guilt and shame
A Free Mind, An Unfree Man
By CHARLES S. DAMERON The American South could hardly have been more on edge about its "peculiar institution" in the fall of 1831.
Somerville teacher studies Caribbean slave trade
Somerville residents may be unfamiliar with the history of Caribbean slavery, Somerville High School history teacher Jennifer Ross took an intensive, weeklong seminar in Barbados to examine how the “peculiar institution” took root in the region.
The hypocrisy of "states' rights" conservatives
Fourth-place finish in Iowa straw poll revitalizes Santorum's campaign
The Ames straw poll may be a peculiar institution - campaigns pay for voters' tickets to the fund-raiser for the state GOP - but the event was do-or-die for Santorum.

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Peculiar institution - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"(Our) peculiar institution" was a euphemism for slavery and the economic ramifications of it in the American South.
The Peculiar Institution - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Peculiar Institution []
"The Peculiar Institution" is slavery. Its history in America begins with the earliest European settlements and ends with the Civil War. Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South ( 9780679723073): Kenneth M. Stampp: Books.
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Peculiar Institution Peculiar Institution was a euphemistic term that white southerners used for slavery.

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