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Is the government shutdown a terror risk?

As the government shutdown continues to be the longest shutdown in our history, it raises many concerns. Individuals are being called back to work for zero pay, they have involuntarily accepted a volunteer position.  This unplanned volunteer work adds undue stress on families and the people they serve. The TSA and air traffic controllers for example protect the safety of

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Unity?

I was reading the story of Babel the other day in the book of Genesis, and I noticed something that stood out to me.  When the people were building the city God dispersed them because he was concerned with what they would do against him, as one united people. “Behold they are one (unified) people, and they will have the

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Change our health Stats for 2019

Welcome to 2019.  In my last blog http://www.togetherblack.com/tupac-said/.  It was discussion around changing our negative health statistics.  It feels like they really want us all dead.  Either by incarceration, murder or poor health.  Although there are many games geared towards keeping black statistics primarily negative, we do have the power to change some things. Real change starts from the inside out.

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Help build our community, we are more than businesses

Be a part of building our own community Every new community has to be built from the ground up. Please take this opportunity to participate, and  support the building of our free place to share, discuss, do business and find jobs. togetherblack.com __________________________________________________________________ Are you a business owner, or looking for a business in the community? Go to togetherblack.com;  All

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Playing games

What is Togetherness?  According to Websters it is a  warm fellowship, as among members of a family.  This is something that is essential in any family.  As members of a family we grow together as things go well and hurt together when members are hurt.  Regardless of where you stand on issues, we are in it together.  So why not

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A New Year. What will be different?

Watching the news and the outrage over the comments by the president, is  disheartening but not surprising.    He continues to be the person that ran for president and I suspect he will continue to be that person throughout the remainder of his life.  The question I continue to ask is what is the fix or is there one.  Are

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Will Racism Ever Die

A foundation is something we build upon and it is woven through so many areas of a culture.  We continue to fight against racism and bias, but it is very deeply engrained into the foundation of this country.  The Native American’s were called savages for fighting for their home.  The move Avatar depicted the situation so well, in clearly depicting

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Us vs Them?

When my family and I get together, we always discuss politics and how to change the world.  Just like everyone we have more questions than answers. Our conversation typically starts with the problem.  And this particular day we chose to discuss the divide in our nation. You don’t need me to tell you just how divided we are as a nation.

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