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Values in the Balance
We in the Pagan community pride ourselves on our tolerance for difference. Differences in lifestyle, sexual preference, orientation and expression, race, orthodoxy, tradition, ritual structure, costumes, positions on nudity, personal interaction styles, etc....
Holidays >> Mabon
Weight of the World
A man and his son were once going with their donkey to market. As they were walking along a countryman passed them and said: "You fools, what is a donkey for, but to ride upon?" So the man put the boy on the donkey and they went on their way. But...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Berkano, the second rune in the third aett, is the rune for the sound of the letter “B.” In the Younger Futhark, it sometimes stood for the sound of “P” as well, since Perthro did not carry over into that Futhark. Its meaning is “birch tree.” The beautiful,...
Divination >> Rune Stones
The Rise Of The Rede
A Change In Emphasis The Wiccan Rede currently enjoys an extremely visible role in Paganism. As of this writing, a browser search using the term "Wiccan Rede" will generate no less than 4,000 listings. Go to a specific Web site with a "basics...
Paganism & Wicca >> The Wiccan Rede
An Open Letter To The Pagan Community
The following is an "Open Letter" to the Pagan Community from one of the nations "top" Buddhists (in a non-hierarchical way) and appeared in the Winter '93-'94 Green Egg. Since it's an "Open Letter" I doubt I'm stomping on anyone'...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Religions >> Buddhism

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Suggested Pdf Resources

Donor Bill of Rights - Association of Fundraising Professionals
A DONOR BILL OF RIGHTS. I. To be informed of the organization's mission, of the way the organization intends to use donated resources, and of its capacity.
The Photographer's Right - Bert P. Krages
To fight the abuse of your right to free expression, you need to know your rights to take photographs and the remedies avail- able if your rights are infringed.
World Report 2016 - Human Rights Watch
Jan 1, 2016 Human Rights Watch defends the rights of people worldwide. ... rights; children's rights; disability rights; health and human rights; international ...
Workers' Rights - Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Workers' Rights under the OSH Act. 3. Employer Responsibilities.
Civil Rights Act - GPO
as amended by section 131 of the Civil Rights Act of 1957 (71 Stat. 637), and as ... to vote;.

Suggested News Resources

Rights Group Slams Sentence Cuts in Afghan Woman's Killing
Freedoms of religion and expression 'twin rights' in fighting intolerance – UN
9 March 2016 – The freedoms of religion and of expression are not contradictory but complementary, as both rights are the twin tools in combating incitement to hatred, an independent United Nations human rights expert said today. “There is widespread ...
Video: Phoenix Councilman Nowakowski denounces LGBT rights
Nowakowski, a Democrat who previously has supported lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights, made the comments last month while speaking to a group of Christian pastors about a controversy over public prayer at council meetings. Nowakowski's ...
Hillary Clinton Supports “Women's Rights,” What About the Rights of This Baby?
She comes at a time when political candidates can blindly and blandly dismiss children in the womb, assigning them no rights—as if these public officials had the power to determine a child's worth.
Iberia sheriff indicted on civil rights violations
Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal and Lt. Col. Gerald Savoy have been formally accused of violating the civil rights of a group of inmates at the Iberia Parish Jail.

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