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September 12, 2023

Dylan 9-11-2001 released "Love and Theft" album.

"Sky full of fire, pain pouring down."

"Coffins dropping in the street
Like ballons made of lead."

August 30, 2023

Highway 61 Revisited by Bob Dylan released August 30, 1965

The greatest RnR album that will ever be produced. As Bruce Springsteen said of the song Like A Rolling Stone, the drum hit that starts the song is the sound of the door of your mind being kicked open.

And LARS is the greatest song that will ever be written. Released as a single Jult 20, 1965.

October 11, 2022

Students across the country to walk out in protest of discrimination by religious schools

Source: Religion News Service

'You can just see there's this pattern and movement happening of students and employees at these Christian universities finally saying, ‘enough is enough,'' said Chloe Guillot, a graduate student at Seattle Pacific University.

Read more: https://religionnews.com/2022/10/10/students-across-the-country-to-walk-out-in-protest-of-discrimination-by-religious-schools/

Isn't it ironic that King James 1 who authorized the popular version of the Bible was a homosexual?
August 28, 2022

On this day August 28, 1955 Emmett Till was murdered


Though exactly what happened next is uncertain, Carolyn later claimed that the teen grabbed her, made lewd advances, and whistled at her as he left.When Bryant's husband, Roy returned to town a few days later he rushed over to Till's family house with his half-brother J.W. Milam and forced Till into their car. After beating him, they drove him down to the Tallahatchie River where they made him carry a 75-pound cotton gin fan to the bank and then ordered him to take off his clothes.
The two men beat him nearly to death, gouged out his eye, shot him in the head, and then threw his body, tied to the cotton gin fan with barbed wire, into the river where his body was discovered three days later. They were acquitted of murder by a local, all-white jury but confessed to murdering Till a year later to a journalist at Look magazine.

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