The Jefferson Effect “We Hold These Truths To Be Self Evident”

In 1776 when Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence, the sexual license of slavery was more than 100 years in existence. We all understand that this is the document which declared Freedom in America. What isn’t understood is sexual nature of it. But if we look at it in the sexual context we find that … Continue reading The Jefferson Effect “We Hold These Truths To Be Self Evident”

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The Jefferson Effect “Who dreamt of freedom in a slave’s embrace.”

Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence in 1776. His relationship with Sally Hemings would not begin for another 8 years. The title quote, first uttered long after T.J.’s death, appears in several US and English papers as well as books from the 19th century. It suggests that T.J. was having sex with slaves long … Continue reading The Jefferson Effect “Who dreamt of freedom in a slave’s embrace.”

Missed Understood

You can’t handle the truth! Son, we live in a world that has walls, and those walls have to be guarded by men with guns…. You have the luxury of not knowing what I know, that Santiago’s death, while tragic, probably saved lives. And my existence, while grotesque and incomprehensible to you, saves lives. You … Continue reading Missed Understood

What a profoundly disturbing statement to victims and survivors of abuse. It is a sad revelation to understand that the damage done to us rendered us silent and that same silence became the death of us. We began to die the moment the abuse started. We died some more with the threats against telling. We … Continue reading

Unhinged Madness

  There is found today An unhinged and open Madness. Celebrated by the masses As the epitome of achievement The American “dream” Sleeping. Stealing upon the classes Made by the unhinged Madness. Achievement in its glory Savoring the base and the gory The classless in their madness Seeking golds of gladness Happiness never found For … Continue reading Unhinged Madness