sugarcoat U.S. history
I don't remember the name of my high school
American history textbook, but I don't have to. The names of the most common
ones all blur together: The American Pageant, The American Adventure, The
American Way, Land of Promise, The American Tradition, American Adventures,
The Challenge of Freedom and the disturbingly named Triumph of the American
Nation are just a few.
stresses family values
Are you a proponent of "family values?"
Can you please tell me what that means? I keep hearing it every political
season. I hope it
means we are valuing our families, however
they may be composed. Value them we should, because we now have some idea
how precious they are, and how easily they can be lost.
2 would further discriminate against gays
With election day just one day away, Houstonians
are sure to be confronted with signs on the streets, ads on television
and articles in the paper regarding what is at stake on the extensive (and
perhaps even confusing) ballot. This election, there are six candidates
for mayor, even more for city council positions and a plethora of city
and state propositions.
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