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Archive for June 2013

Romanticizing Mandela

June 26, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary by Perry Redd   The watch is on as former South African President Nelson Mandela’s reaches his twilight. Mandela is now in critical condition and the end is near. Mandela’s condition worsened in the past 24 hours.  We know what time it is. Humanly, we prepare […]

Watch Who You Call Qualified

June 17, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary by Perry Redd   Since the current news cycle is going bonkers over the NSA leak scandal, I have to put it in an Other Side of the Tracks perspective.  I’ll justly focus on our chief spy agency, the NSA, and their hiring of Ed […]

Fighting For the Right to Kill

June 12, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary by Perry Redd   It makes no sense, no matter how you cut it.  Gun rights advocates vehemently fight tooth-to-nail to protect the right to own, carry and use guns, but never fight for the rights of those who want to be protected from the […]

Never A Right Time For the Other Battle

June 5, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary by Perry Redd Is there any such thing as a right time for justice?  It appears that in America, everyone is clamoring for their piece of the justice pie…and rightfully so.  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, “Injustice anywhere, is a threat to justice […]