January 2016

Time Warp

Time Warp By Chuck Pattinian   We left our house in upstate New York for the Buffalo airport some 70 miles away in a thunderous rain storm and a luminous sky.  It was 5:45 am. The wind shear was angry and relentless as we fish tailed towards the neon lights of the big city. The …

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In Solitary

Article 5: Universal Declaration of Human Rights “No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.”                                                                         — oOo — In Solitary   dedicated to Albert Woodfox, a member of the Black Panther movement who, of 43 years in a Louisiana prison, has spent 40 in solitary confinement …

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