2021-10-15: 15 October 2021 Istiqlál, 1 ‘Ilm (Knowledge), 178 B.E. Seen Burdock (Arctium) led to the discovery of velcro. …

2021-10-15: 239 Days in America, Day 188: October 15, 1912 | San Francisco Mrs. Hearst Visits a Prisoner in ‘Akká 1 IN 1898 IT WASN’T easy to see ‘Abdu’l-Bahá. He was still a …

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2021-10-14: 14 October 2021 Istijlál, 19 Mashíyyat (Will), 178 B.E. Seen Cloud Study Done Used 2 quart jars of the pinto beans I …

2021-10-14: 239 Days in America, Day 187: October 14, 1912 | San Francisco October 14, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 THE PAST SEVEN DAYS stand out as some of the most eventful of …

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2021-10-13: 13 October 2021 ‘Idál, 18 Mashíyyat (Will), 178 B.E. Seen Crassula ovata (Jade Plant) Done Found an unopened 2-lb …

2021-10-13: 239 Days in America, Day 186: October 13, 1912 | San Francisco Phoebe Apperson Hearst 1 PHOEBE APPERSON HEARST HELD her dress above her shoes to step from the …

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2021-10-12: 12 October 2021 Fidál, 17 Mashíyyat, 178 B.E. Seen Dipsacus or Teasel (labeled an invasive species in the USA) and …

2021-10-12: 239 Days in America, Day 185: October 12, 1912 | San Francisco Rabbi Martin Meyer Hosts ‘Abdu’l-Bahá at Temple 1 THE LATE MORNING SUNLIGHT filtered down through …

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2021-10-11: 11 October 2021 Kamál, 16 Mashíyyat, 178 B.E. Seen Ohio Butterflies: My guess is a type of sulphur and a copper Ohio …

2021-10-11: 239 Days in America, Day 184: October 11, 1912 | San Francisco ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, Darwin, and the Evolution of All Things 1 On the evening of October 10, 1912, …

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2021-10-10: 10 October 2021 Jamál, 15 Mashíyyat, 178 B.E. Seen Partial results from the fall “Steve shearing” on the deck this …

2021-10-10: 239 Days in America, Day 183: October 10, 1912 | San Francisco ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey So Far: Month Six 1 WE HAVE REACHED THE end of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s sixth month in …

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2021-10-09: 09 October 2021 Jalál, 14 Mashíyyat, 178 B.E. Seen Done Today is my sister’s 90th birthday. She is now one of—if …

2021-10-09: 239 Days in America, Day 182: October 9, 1912 | San Francisco ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Speaks at Stanford University 1 “THE HIGHEST PRAISE is due to men who devote their …

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2021-10-08: 08 October 2021 I like the new layout of the Florida room. This corner is a great place to take some down time: …

2021-10-08: 239 Days in America, Day 181: October 8, 1912 | San Francisco A Most Extraordinary Day 1 DR. DAVID STARR JORDAN, the President of Stanford University, arrived at …

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2021-10-07: 07 October 2021 Grapevines: Our family cat for nearly 18 years was named “Puffball”. This Puffball Mushroom sprouted …

2021-10-07: 239 Days in America, Day 180: October 7, 1912 | San Francisco A Trip Down Market Street, April 14, 1906 1 IN THE WEEK AHEAD, the coming days stand out as some of …

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2021-10-06: 06 October 2021 Dawn sky: Status: My daughter photographed my mid-90’s IKEA glass-topped tables so they can be …

2021-10-06: 239 Days in America, Day 179: October 6, 1912 | San Francisco ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, Ayn Rand, and the Poor 1 When ‘Abdu’l-Bahá was a young man, his father wrote a series …

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2021-10-05: 05 October 2021 “Fog advisory” this morning: “Sun advisory” this afternoon: Status: Finished the pantry—for the most …

2021-10-05: 239 Days in America, Day 178: October 5, 1912 | San Francisco ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Addresses a Persecuted Minority 1 THREE LANGUAGES, FROM THREE corners of the Earth, …

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2021-10-04: 04 October 2021 Status: Picked up more clear storage containers —SAMLA series— from IKEA. We should buy stock in the …

2021-10-04: 239 Days in America, Day 177: October 4, 1912 | San Francisco America’s Unique Geopolitical Position 1 “MY GREATEST HAPPINESS THIS morning is this,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá …

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2021-10-03: 03 October 2021 Our Queen of the Night surprised us and opened its bloom after we gave up for the night. I caught …

2021-10-03: 239 Days in America, Day 176: October 3, 1912 | San Francisco ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Reaches the City by the Bay 1 NOT UNTIL 1930 WOULD they build bridges to span the gulf …

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2021-10-02: 02 October 2021 Waning crescent moon at dawn … Status: In exchange for more order being brought to the pantry, I got …

2021-10-02: 239 Days in America, Day 175: October 2, 1912 | San Francisco Economics Begins with the Farmer 1 IN 1912 AMERICA, THE long process of twentieth-century …

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2021-10-01: 01 October 2021 Walk at dawn … Status: Their lease ended and they have new digs elsewhere, so a final look from the …

2021-10-01: 239 Days in America, Day 174: October 1, 1912 | San Francisco The Biggest Week in the History of Salt Lake City 1 A FLICKERING SWARM OF bees circled the hive …

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2021-09-30: 30 September 2021 Morning dog walk … Status: Ready to drop off stuff to my son—maybe this weekend. More open space is …

2021-09-30: 239 Days in America, Day 173: September 30, 1912 | Salt Lake City September 30, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 DURING THE PAST WEEK, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá spent three days in Denver, …

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2021-09-29: 29 September 2021 An inviting place Status: Car is EMPTY. Everything delivered to the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio …

2021-09-29: 239 Days in America, Day 172: September 29, 1912 | Salt Lake City “The Supreme Psychiatrist” 1 ‘THE COCKROACHES SCUTTLED AS she approached, fleeing the sugary drops …

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2021-09-28: 28 September 2021 Ready for a long flight? Status: Car is full of stuff to take to the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio …

2021-09-28: 239 Days in America, Day 171: September 28, 1912 | Salt Lake City ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Crosses the Continental Divide 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ, AS WAS HIS usual practice, arose from …

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2021-09-27: 27 September 2021 Good morning, sunshine! Status: Prepped even more to take to the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio on …

2021-09-27: 239 Days in America, Day 170: September 27, 1912 | Glenwood Springs A Forbidden Marriage 1 IT WAS A FALL day in New York. A light rain blurred the windows of the …

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2021-09-26: 26 September 2021 Fall colors are beginning to creep in: Status: Prepped another load to take to the Furniture Bank of …

2021-09-26: 239 Days in America, Day 169: September 26, 1912 | Denver Drinking Tea with “The Girl from Kansas” 1 “THE CONVERSATION OF ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ did not stop,” the …

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2021-09-25: 25 September 2021 By dawn’s early light: Status: “Reset” the Florida room in readiness for the next wave of sorting. …

2021-09-25: 239 Days in America, Day 168: September 25, 1912 | Denver “The World is a School” 1 “WHEN I ARRIVED IN this country,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá told the congregation at …

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2021-09-24: 24 September 2021 Today, I picked up more “Samla” containers from IKEA. I’m running out of excuses to not get on with …

2021-09-24: 239 Days in America, Day 167: September 24, 1912 | Denver The World Is Thinking of War 1 “THE PEOPLE OF THIS world are thinking of warfare,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá …

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2021-09-23: 23 September 2021 Today is my grandson’s 13th birthday. And so the remarkable era of his teenage life ahead begins. …

2021-09-23: 239 Days in America, Day 166: September 23, 1912 | Denver September 23, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 DURING THE PAST WEEK, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá traveled from Chicago to …

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2021-09-22: 22 September 2021 Fall began at 3:21 PM EDT Started raining in earnest at 7:20 AM EDT… … And continued …

2021-09-22: 239 Days in America, Day 165: September 22, 1912 | Lincoln 150 Years of the Emancipation 1 ABRAHAM LINCOLN SIGNED THE Emancipation Proclamation on September …

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2021-09-21: 239 Days in America, Day 164: September 21, 1912 | Omaha ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Calls On the “Great Commoner” 1 THE GRITTY CRUNCH OF the dirt road gave way to a …

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2021-09-20: 239 Days in America, Day 163: September 20, 1912 | Minneapolis Thinking for Yourself 1 “IF YOU SHOULD ASK a thousand persons, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá told his audience, …

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2021-09-19: 239 Days in America, Day 162: September 19, 1912 | Minneapolis Minneapolis, Flour Power, and the Ideal Virtues of Man 1 THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER rushed over …

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2021-09-18: 239 Days in America, Day 161: September 18, 1912 | Minneapolis The Century of Motion 1 “THE AMERICAN PEOPLE, ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ remarked, “are not content to stand …

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2021-09-17: 239 Days in America, Day 160: September 17, 1912 | Minneapolis Following the Example of America 1 “THE PEOPLE OF THIS land enjoy many blessings,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá …

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2021-09-16: 239 Days in America, Day 159: September 16, 1912 | Chicago September 16, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 ‘‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ IS SPENDING the weekend in Kenosha in southern …

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2021-09-15: 239 Days in America, Day 158: September 15, 1912 | Kenosha Documenting a “Luminous Journey” 1 FOR THE PAST FIVE years, Anne Perry and her husband Tim have …

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2021-09-14: 239 Days in America, Day 157: September 14, 1912 | Chicago What’s Love Got to Do with It? 1 ‘“LOVE IS FICTION,” AN article published in the Chicago Tribune on …

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2021-09-13: 239 Days in America, Day 156: September 13, 1912 | Chicago “Sometimes I Made Him Laugh” 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ STEPPED DOWN onto the platform at LaSalle Street …

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2021-09-12: 239 Days in America, Day 155: September 12, 1912 | Chicago Europe “One Vast Arsenal,” Says ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 1 FOUR IRANIAN MEN STOOD watching the mighty waters …

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2021-09-11: 239 Days in America, Day 154: September 11, 1912 | Buffalo ’Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey So Far: Month Five 1 WE HAVE REACHED THE end of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s fifth month …

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2021-09-10: 239 Days in America, Day 153: September 10, 1912 | Buffalo Jim Loft and the Man on the Train 1 JIM LOFT WOULD NEVER meet ‘Abdu’l-Bahá personally, nor would he …

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2021-09-09: 239 Days in America, Day 152: September 09, 1912 | Montreal The Golden Horseshoe Returns ‘Abdu’l-Bahá to America  1 “I CONSECRATED MY LIFE to making Canada a …

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2021-09-08: 239 Days in America, Day 151: September 08, 1912 | Montreal ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Bids Farewell to Montreal 1 SEPTEMBER 8, 1912, WAS a wet Sunday and ‘Abdu’l-Bahá spent …

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2021-09-07: 239 Days in America, Day 150: September 07, 1912 | Montreal ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Montreal Odyssey 1 > AS A TRAVELER, HENRY David Thoreau wrote that what he got …

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2021-09-06: 239 Days in America, Day 149: September 06, 1912 | Montreal ‘Abdu’l-Bahá in Montreal’s Not-So-Yellow Press 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ HAD BEEN warned about Montreal. “The …

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2021-09-05: 239 Days in America, Day 148: September 05, 1912 | Montreal Principles for a Modern Religion 1 IT WAS A DRY and warm evening; a necessary break from the three …

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2021-09-04: 239 Days in America, Day 147: September 04, 1912 | Montreal Economics and Spirituality 1 “THE GREAT QUESTION RAISED by the Socialists was of paramount …

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2021-09-03: 239 Days in America, Day 146: September 03, 1912 | Montreal ‘Abdu’l-Bahá and Montreal’s Socialists 1 OVER FIVE HUNDRED PEOPLE crammed into Montreal’s …

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2021-09-02: 239 Days in America, Day 145: September 02, 1912 | Montreal “A Traveler Should Stay in a Hotel” 1 ON HIS THIRD DAY in Montreal, Sunday, September 1, 1912, …

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2021-09-01: 239 Days in America, Day 144: September 01, 1912 | Montreal Blood Shed Over “Imaginary Lines” 1 THE CENTURY THAT STRETCHES between 1912 and today is the …

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2021-08-31: 239 Days in America, Day 143: August 31, 1912 | Montreal ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Tells Canada: “Be Happy!” 1 ON ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ’S FIRST MORNING in Canada, the front page …

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2021-08-30: 239 Days in America, Day 142: August 30, 1912 | Montreal ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Arrives in Montreal 1 MAY MAXWELL’S TWO-YEAR-OLD daughter, Mary, was fast asleep when …

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2021-08-29: 239 Days in America, Day 141: August 29, 1912 | Malden William Henry Randall and a Glass of Grape Juice 1 WILLIAM HENRY RANDALL, OR “Harry” for short, was …

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2021-08-28: 239 Days in America, Day 140: August 28, 1912 | Malden The Responsibilities of Oneness 1 “UPON THE FACES OF those present,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá said as he looked …

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2021-08-27: 239 Days in America, Day 139: August 27, 1912 | Boston Women’s Work 1 THE PROGRESSIVE ERA WAS not a rewarding time to be a working woman. While the wages …

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2021-08-26: 239 Days in America, Day 138: August 26, 1912 | Boston August 26, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ HAS SETTLED in at Maria Wilson’s home in Malden, …

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2021-08-25: 239 Days in America, Day 137: August 25, 1912 | Malden A Few Thoughts on the Potential of Youth 1 I RECENTLY READ A statement, attributed to Sigmund …

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2021-08-24: 239 Days in America, Day 136: August 24, 1912 | Green Acre “The Unmistakable and Universal Reformation” 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ WAS STEPPING INTO the automobile when …

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2021-08-23: 239 Days in America, Day 135: August 23, 1912 | Green Acre Sarah J. Farmer: One of America’s Great Religious Innovators  1 It was that doctor, Edward S. …

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2021-08-22: 239 Days in America, Day 134: August 22, 1912 | Green Acre The Battles of Sarah J. Farmer  1 THE CAR APPROACHED FROM the direction of Kittery, slowed as it …

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2021-08-21: 239 Days in America, Day 133: August 21, 1912 | Green Acre “Within Greenacre’s Mystic Charm and Calm”  1 “IT APPEARS A SINGULAR thing,” the reporter wrote, …

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2021-08-20: 239 Days in America, Day 132: August 20, 1912 | Green Acre Fred Mortensen Rides the Rails  1 THE TRACKS WHIZZED BENEATH him, just a few inches from his face, …

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2021-08-19: 239 Days in America, Day 131: August 19, 1912 | Green Acre August 19, 1912: The Week Ahead  1 IT HAS BEEN A busy few days for ‘Abdu’l-Bahá since his arrival …

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2021-08-18: 239 Days in America, Day 130: August 18, 1912 | Green Acre Hand-in-Hand with the Indomitable Kate Carew  1 LAST WEEK, AS WE reached the midpoint of …

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2021-08-17: 239 Days in America, Day 129: August 17, 1912 | Green Acre The Methods for Investigating Truth  1 TODAY, GREEN ACRE COMPRISES twenty-three acres of grassland …

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2021-08-16: 239 Days in America, Day 128: August 16, 1912 | Green Acre Five Hundred Welcome ‘Abdu’l-Bahá at Green Acre  1 In 1912, a flagpole made from two ship’s masts …

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2021-08-15: 239 Days in America, Day 127: August 15, 1912 | Dublin The Sun Sets on Dublin 1 THE SUN SETS ON Dublin Lake, illuminating the eastern shore. The boathouse …

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2021-08-14: 239 Days in America, Day 126: August 14, 1912 | Dublin The Religious Pulse of Modern America 1 “LET ANY ONE OF us look around him, and talk to his …

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2021-08-13: 239 Days in America, Day 125: August 13, 1912 | Dublin Listening to ‘Abdu’l-Bahá at the Unitarian Church 1 THE UNITARIAN CHURCH IN Dublin is packed. It is …

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2021-08-12: 239 Days in America, Day 124: August 12, 1912 | Dublin August 12, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 IT’S BEEN A RESTFUL, yet eventful few weeks for ‘Abdu’l-Bahá in …

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2021-08-11: 239 Days in America, Day 123: August 11, 1912 | Dublin On Cows and Materialist Philosophy 1 “THEY SAY THAT HAD there been a spiritual world they would …

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2021-08-10: 239 Days in America, Day 122: August 10, 1912 | Dublin ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey So Far: Month Four 1 TODAY MARKS THE END of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s fourth month in …

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2021-08-09: 239 Days in America, Day 121: August 09, 1912 | Dublin The Symbolic Language of the Bible 1 “THE HOLY BOOKS HAVE their special terminologies,” …

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2021-08-08: 239 Days in America, Day 120: August 08, 1912 | Dublin The Rights Not Only of Women, But of Men 1 AGNES PARSONS AND HER husband, Jeffrey, walk down the …

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2021-08-07: 239 Days in America, Day 119: August 07, 1912 | Dublin The Progressive Party Acclaims Theodore Roosevelt 1 THE MOMENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT appeared on …

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2021-08-06: 239 Days in America, Day 118: August 06, 1912 | Dublin Socialism, Strikes, and Oscar Wilde 1 THE AIR IS CHILLY tonight. The time is well past midnight and …

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2021-08-05: 239 Days in America, Day 117: August 05, 1912 | Dublin August 5, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 THE QUIET LITTLE TOWN of Dublin, New Hampshire, it turns out, is a …

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2021-08-04: 239 Days in America, Day 116: August 04, 1912 | Dublin The Challenges of Finding ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 1 THE MOST EXTENSIVE PRIMARY sources for ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s …

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2021-08-03: 239 Days in America, Day 115: August 03, 1912 | Dublin “Get the Races to Intermarry” 1 IMAGINE, IF YOU WILL, a boathouse of large dimensions, tucked into …

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2021-08-02: 239 Days in America, Day 114: August 02, 1912 | Dublin Being Black in the Progressive Era 1 LOUIS GREGORY INHALED THE sea air as his ship broke from the …

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2021-08-01: 239 Days in America, Day 113: August 01, 1912 | Dublin Out and About in Dublin 1 IT IS THE AGE of calling cards and formal social visits. Agnes Parsons …

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2021-07-31: 239 Days in America, Day 112: July 31, 1912 | Dublin Abbott Thayer, Father of Camouflage 1 “OH, ABBOTT, DON’T DO that!” George de Forest Brush cried, …

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2021-07-30: 239 Days in America, Day 111: July 30, 1912 | Dublin George de Forest Brush, “Lover of Indians” 1 A FIRE BURNED IN a clearing a few steps from the house …

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2021-07-29: 239 Days in America, Day 110: July 29, 1912 | Dublin July 29, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 The residents and vacationers of Dublin, New Hampshire have awoken …

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2021-07-28: 239 Days in America, Day 109: July 28, 1912 | Dublin A Different Side of America 1 IT IS A FUNDAMENTALLY different task to write feature stories about …

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2021-07-27: 239 Days in America, Day 108: July 27, 1912 | Dublin The Modern Science of Breeding Better People 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ WALKED WITH Agnes Parsons from …

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2021-07-26: 239 Days in America, Day 107: July 26, 1912 | Dublin A Sleepy Morning in Dublin, New Hampshire 1 THE SUN RISES ON Dublin Lake, illuminating the western …

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2021-07-25: 239 Days in America, Day 106: July 25, 1912 | Boston What Can the Hypocrite Know? 1 WHILE IN AMERICA ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ spoke to a wide variety of public …

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2021-07-24: 239 Days in America, Day 105: July 24, 1912 | Boston ’Abdu’l-Bahá: Science Proves the Human Spirit 1 > ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ RECEIVED A LAST-MINUTE invitation …

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2021-07-23: 239 Days in America, Day 104: July 23, 1912 | Boston A Modern Prophet 1 “THERE IS NO DOUBT, among thinking people, that this man represents, in great …

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2021-07-22: 239 Days in America, Day 103: July 22, 1912 | New York July 22, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 > TODAY IS ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ’S LAST DAY IN NEW YORK. Tomorrow morning …

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2021-07-21: 239 Days in America, Day 102: July 21, 1912 | New York Deeds, Not Words 1 > THROUGHOUT HIS TIME IN America, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá spoke on peace, social justice, …

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2021-07-20: 239 Days in America, Day 101: July 20, 1912 | New York The Secret of Divine Civilization 1 “IT IS A SPECTACLE never before witnessed,” William Jennings …

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2021-07-19: 239 Days in America, Day 100: July 19, 1912 | New York 1912: A Year Supreme with Possibilities 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ COULD HARDLY have picked a better time than …

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2021-07-18: 239 Days in America, Day 99: July 18, 1912 | New York “Bind Ye the Broken With the Hands of Justice” 1 WHILE UNDER HOUSE ARREST in Adrianople, …

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2021-07-17: 239 Days in America, Day 98: July 17, 1912 | New York “Have Mercy on Yourselves and on Those Beneath You” 1 “LAY NOT ASIDE THE fear of God, O Kings of …

2021-07-16: 239 Days in America, Day 97: July 16, 1912 | New York Join the Conversation! 1 IT’S BEEN ALMOST ONE hundred days since we began to explore ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s …

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2021-07-15: 239 Days in America, Day 96: July 15, 1912 | New York July 15, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 AFTER HIS TALK IN BROOKLYN YESTERDAY, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá took an evening …

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2021-07-14: 239 Days in America, Day 95: July 14, 1912 | New York Religion: The Greatest Cause of Human Alienation 1 “‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ WILL SPEAK upon the oneness of …

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2021-07-13: 239 Days in America, Day 94: July 13, 1912 | New York “Every Child Is Potentially the Light of the World” 1 “Every child is potentially the light of the …

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2021-07-12: 239 Days in America, Day 93: July 12, 1912 | New York The Short and Fearless Life of Lua Getsinger 1 AT ABOUT MIDNIGHT ON December 8, 1898, dozens of …

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2021-07-12: 12Jul2021 Exceptions Edited text of “Life in Multiple Realities” page under the Frameworks drop-down menu on …

2021-07-11: 239 Days in America, Day 92: July 11, 1912 | New York ’Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey So Far: Month Three 1 Today marks the end of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s third month in …

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2021-07-10: 239 Days in America, Day 91: July 10, 1912 | New York Heat Wave Knocks Out the Northeast 1 “The heat in New York is very terrible,” Ahmad Sohrab, one of …

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2021-07-10: 10Jul2021 Exceptions Edited text of “Life in Multiple Realities” page under the Frameworks drop-down menu on …

2021-07-09: 239 Days in America, Day 90: July 09, 1912 | New York The Jewish Watchman and the Blue Whale 1 THE BELLY OF THE blue whale was lined with deep …

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2021-07-08: 239 Days in America, Day 89: July 08, 1912 | New York July 8, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 IT HAS BEEN A sweltering weekend in New York… ‘Abdu’l-Bahá is …

2021-07-08: 07Jul2021 Exceptions Incorporated the text of “Spiritual Reality” post into the “Life in Multiple …

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2021-07-07: 239 Days in America, Day 88: July 07, 1912 | New York Who Is ‘Abdu’l-Bahá? 1 On June 2, 1912, at the Church of the Ascension in New York, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá …

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2021-07-06: 239 Days in America, Day 87: July 06, 1912 | New York ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Impressions of New York 1 THE HOT SUN BEAT down on ‘Abdu’l-Bahá and his companions …

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2021-07-05: 239 Days in America, Day 86: July 05, 1912 | New York The Lesson of the Titanic 1 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, who had been offered tickets on the Titanic, had spoken …

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2021-07-04: 239 Days in America, Day 85: July 04, 1912 | New York Happy Fourth of July!  1 “THERE WERE CELEBRATIONS EVERYWHERE,” Mahmúd wrote on July 4, in his …

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2021-07-03: 239 Days in America, Day 84: July 03, 1912 | New York Woodrow Wilson: The Man Who Would Be President  1 Thomas Woodrow Wilson, now fifty-six years old, …

2021-07-03: 03Jul2021 Exceptions Incorporated the text of “Justice” post into the “Authority” page under the …

2021-07-03: 02Jul2021 Exceptions Incorporated the text of “The First Message” post into the “Authority” page …

2021-07-02: 239 Days in America, Day 83: July 02, 1912 | New York The Memoirs of an American Painter 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ’S JOURNEYS IN America were filled with …

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2021-07-01: 239 Days in America, Day 82: July 01, 1912 | New York July 1, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 ABDU’L-BAHÁ ARRIVED BACK in the city late yesterday evening. He’ll …

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2021-06-30: 239 Days in America, Day 81: June 30, 1912 | New Jersey Donkeys in Baltimore 1 By this morning, Sunday [June 30], the delegates had voted on an additional …

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2021-06-29: 239 Days in America, Day 80: June 29, 1912 | New Jersey Speaking Persian in America 1 On Sunday, June 30, 1912, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá traveled by car through the …

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2021-06-28: 239 Days in America, Day 79: June 28, 1912 | New Jersey ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s “Feast of Unity” 1 THE ORIENTAL PASSENGER WAVED his arms on the steps of the train …

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2021-06-27: 239 Days in America, Day 78: June 27, 1912 | New Jersey Militarizing Human Ingenuity 1 The invention of flight was an example of the ingenuity and …

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2021-06-26: 239 Days in America, Day 77: June 26, 1912 | New Jersey “Do Not Bring Him in Here” 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ WAS IN the best of health after more than a week …

2021-06-25: 239 Days in America, Day 76: June 25, 1912 | New Jersey “Thy Pomp Shall Soon Pass Away” 1 “EVERYONE WISHES TO BE remembered,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá said. It was …

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2021-06-24: 239 Days in America, Day 75: June 24, 1912 | New Jersey June 24, 1912: The Week Ahead 1 NINE DAYS OF REST and recuperation. That’s what awaited …

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2021-06-23: 239 Days in America, Day 74: June 23, 1912 | New Jersey Politicking and Personalities 1 But he did have something to say about the process of selecting …

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2021-06-22: 239 Days in America, Day 73: June 22, 1912 | New Jersey Elephants in Chicago 1 THE REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION would be over this evening. It had begun …

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2021-06-21: 239 Days in America, Day 72: June 21, 1912 | New York Swifter, Higher, Stronger. 1 “The great mass of humanity does not exercise real love and …

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2021-06-20: 239 Days in America, Day 71: June 20, 1912 | New York I Have Seen a Curious Article Which Astonished 1 2 MIRZÁ ABU’L-FAZL WAS ILL, bedridden, and …

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2021-06-19: 239 Days in America, Day 70: June 19, 1912 | New York To Drag the Soul Down to Hell 1 IT WAS A “SATANIC system” of control and submission, Reverend Peter …

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2021-06-18: 239 Days in America, Day 69: June 18, 1912 | New York The Pursuit of Happiness 1 ‘“ARE YOU HAPPY?” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá was known to spring this disarming …

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2021-06-17: 239 Days in America, Day 68: June 17, 1912 | New York ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey So Far: Month Two 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ HAS BEEN in America for a little over two …

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2021-06-16: 239 Days in America, Day 67: June 16, 1912 | New York Brooklyn Gets More Than It Bargained For 1 “EVERY RELIGION AND EVERY religious aspiration may be …

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2021-06-15: 239 Days in America, Day 66: June 15, 1912 | New York Brooklyn Refuses to Silence ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 1 THE CONTROVERSY JUST WOULDN’T go away. The Reverend …

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2021-06-14: 239 Days in America, Day 65: June 14, 1912 | New York “Take Us Out on a Steamer and Drown Us” 1 Yesterday in Manhattan, June 13, 1912, the painter Juliet …

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2021-06-13: 239 Days in America, Day 64: June 13, 1912 | New York I Was Tired So I Slept 1 FRANK SINATRA SANG THAT he wanted to “Wake up in the city that doesn’t …

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2021-06-12: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for June 12, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for June 12, 2021

2021-06-12: 239 Days in America, Day 63: June 12, 1912 | New York The Handsomest Young Man in Baghdad 1 “IF ANYONE HAS NOT yet met me,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá said, “or if …

2021-06-11: 239 Days in America, Day 62: June 11, 1912 | New York Along the Color Line 1 [T]he main story in Du Bois’s [The Crisis] magazine in June was the coverage …

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2021-06-10: 239 Days in America, Day 61: June 10, 1912 | Philadelphia News, Insight, and Shredded Wheat 1 “FOR THE SUMMER DAYS,” the advertisement went, “when the …

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2021-06-09: 239 Days in America, Day 60: June 09, 1912 | Philadelphia Acres of Diamonds 1 “IN THE ESTIMATION OF God all men are equal.” 2 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s words at the …

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2021-06-08: 239 Days in America, Day 59: June 08, 1912 | New York The Holy Experiment 1 THE FIRST OF A fleet of twenty-three ships arrived at the mouth of the …

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2021-06-07: 239 Days in America, Day 58: June 07, 1912 | New York Out and About in New York 1 Since ‘Abdu’l-Bahá had returned from Chicago on May 11, he had been …

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2021-06-06: 239 Days in America, Day 57: June 06, 1912 | New York Can You Paint Me in a Half Hour? 1 “YOU KNOW CHRIST DIDN’T look like a woman, the way all the …

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2021-06-05: 239 Days in America, Day 56: June 05, 1912 | New York America on the Sidelines 1 At Grey Towers, Gifford Pinchot’s estate in Milford, Pennsylvania, on …

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2021-06-04: 239 Days in America, Day 55: June 04, 1912 | New York The World Before the War 1 “THE CONTINENT OF EUROPE is one vast arsenal,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá told a New …

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2021-06-03: 239 Days in America, Day 54: June 03, 1912 | New York The War Will Be Staged in Europe 1 Two years later, with Roosevelt winning primary after primary, …

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2021-06-02: 239 Days in America, Day 53: June 02, 1912 | New York Superstition, Tradition, Mystery, and Confusion 1 CLOUDS HAD GATHERED above Manhattan as the sun …

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2021-06-01: 239 Days in America, Day 52: June 01, 1912 | New York Percy Stickney Grant Doubles Down on ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 1 But it wasn’t the first time [Percy Stickney] …

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2021-05-31: 239 Days in America, Day 51: May 31, 1912 | New York The Presidential Election Gathers Steam 1 “The 1912 presidential election was a unique moment in …

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2021-05-30: 239 Days in America, Day 50: May 30, 1912 | New York A Portrait in Moments 1 Many afternoons ‘Abdu’l-Bahá went for a stroll in Riverside Park on the …

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2021-05-29: 239 Days in America, Day 49: May 29, 1912 | New York The Good Shepherds 1 YOU MIGHT HAVE EXPECTED ‘Abdu’l-Bahá to speak to the International Peace Forum …

2021-05-28: 239 Days in America, Day 48: May 28, 1912 | New York New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts 1 On Tuesday, May 28, Abdu’l-Bahá was evicted from his hotel …

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2021-05-27: 239 Days in America, Day 47: May 27, 1912 | New York ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey So Far 1 IT’S HARD TO BELIEVE that ‘Abdu’l-Bahá has been in America for just …

2021-05-26: 239 Days in America, Day 46: May 26, 1912 | Boston - New York Mahmud: May 26 – The last meeting in Boston: ‘What a meeting it was!’ 1 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá left Boston …

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2021-05-25: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 25, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 25, 2021

2021-05-25: 239 Days in America, Day 45: May 25, 1912 | Boston ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Draws a Line in the Sand 1 On the surface, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s comments about the …

2021-05-24: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 24, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 24, 2021

2021-05-24: 239 Days in America, Day 44: May 24, 1912 | Boston The Invasion of the Easterners 1 THEY FIRST INVADED AMERICAN shores in 1883, when Protap Chunder …

2021-05-23: Introduction to the One Year Plan 2021-2022 — Annotated When 25-year-old Siyyid ‘Alí-Muhammad, a Persian merchant, declared his mission as The Báb (a title …

2021-05-23: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 23, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 23, 2021

2021-05-23: 239 Days in America, Day 43: May 23, 1912 | Boston “Free” Religion? 1 ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ LOOKED OUT upon an audience of 1,000 Unitarian ministers and 2,000 …

2021-05-22: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 22, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 22, 2021

2021-05-22: 239 Days in America, Day 42: May 22, 1912 | Boston “You Can Kill Me as Soon as You Like,” She Said 1 On his second day in Boston, a hundred guests had …

2021-05-21: Demonstration of Authority Since 1977 when I declared my belief in Bahá’u’lláh as the Prophet for this age and committed to …

2021-05-21: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 21, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 21, 2021

2021-05-21: 239 Days in America, Day 41: May 21, 1912 | New York The Eyes of All People Are Upon Us 1 But even they weren’t ready for Ralph Waldo Emerson. On July …

2021-05-20: The Authority to Act Independently My transition from being an employee working FOR an organization to contracting as an independent …

2021-05-20: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 20, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 20, 2021

2021-05-20: 239 Days in America, Day 40: May 20, 1912 | New York “This Is a Symbol of My Power,” She Said 1 JOAN OF ARC’s SILVER suit shone in the afternoon sun. …

2021-05-19: Annotated One Year Plan 2021-2022 — Subheadings Below is a series of posts I made to Micro.blog during the April 20 - May 1 period, that summarize, …

2021-05-19: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 19, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 19, 2021

2021-05-18: 239 Days in America, Day 38: May 18, 1912 | New York The Truth for Which Men Ought to Die 1 IN THE CLOSING MONTHS of 1911, Howard Colby Ives paused at a …

2021-05-18: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 18, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 18, 2021

2021-05-18: Riff on The Matrix According to Dictionary.com, “matrix” means something that constitutes the place or point from which …

2021-05-17: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 17, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 17, 2021

2021-05-17: 239 Days in America, Day 37: May 17, 1912 | New York On Earth as It Is in Heaven: The Social Gospel 1 “The individualistic gospel has taught us to see …

2021-05-17: A Fork in the Road-Part Three My introduction to the labor management consulting team came through my mandatory attendance in a …

2021-05-16: 239 Days in America, Day 36: May 16, 1912 | Lake Mohonk The Amazing Race 1 THE GOOD DOCTOR LEAPT onto the caboose of the moving freight train, his hands …

2021-05-16: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 16, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 16, 2021

2021-05-16: Hope for the Future Amid the death and destruction that marked the times, one consulting group came on the scene to …

2021-05-15: 239 Days in America, Day 35: May 15, 1912 | Lake Mohonk The Parliament of Rats 1 Once upon a time, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá narrated, the rats and mice held an …

2021-05-15: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 15, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 15, 2021

2021-05-15: Downsizing to Prosperity As the world of unparalleled success the company enjoyed a mere five years before continued unabated …

2021-05-14: Five-Year Plan: 2016-2021 Riḍván 2016 This is the last in a series of consecutive Five Year Plans. At its close, a new phase …

2021-05-14: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 14, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 14, 2021

2021-05-14: 239 Days in America, Day 34: May 14, 1912 | Lake Mohonk ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Scales “The Gunks” 1 THE TRAIN PUFFED BLACK smoke through the towns north of New York …

2021-05-14: Surviving in Chaos Following record-breaking delivery levels year to year in the late 1970s, the general aviation …

2021-05-13: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 13, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 13, 2021

2021-05-13: Five-Year Plan: 2011-2016 Riḍván 2011 This moment of joy synchronizes with the close of an auspicious chapter in the …

2021-05-13: 239 Days in America, Day 33: May 13, 1912 | New York, NY One Spark Will Set Aflame the Whole World 1 “ON THE THIRTEENTH OF May,” Juliet Thompson writes, “a …

2021-05-13: A Fork in the Road-Part Two Once I took the assignment as executive assistant my relationship with the shop floor changed …

2021-05-12: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 12, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 12, 2021

2021-05-12: Five-Year Plan: 2006-2011 Riḍván 2006 The Guardian foresaw that, in succeeding epochs of the Formative Age, the Universal …

2021-05-12: 239 Days in America, Day 32: May 12, 1912 | New Jersey The Collapse of the Long Peace 1 [On February 8, 1904] the Imperial Japanese Navy under Admiral …

2021-05-12: Birthday Greeting from Grandpa Good Morning! Happy Birthday! Knowing your interest in companion animals, consider the possibility …

2021-05-11: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 11, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 11, 2021

2021-05-11: Five-Year Plan: 2001-2006 Riḍván 2001 Dear Friends: Two decades from now the Bahá’í world will celebrate the centenary of the …

2021-05-11: 239 Days in America, Day 31: May 11, 1912 | New York, NY Everything in America Is “All Right!” 1 Over the next two days ‘Abdu’l-Bahá is going to speak to a …

2021-05-11: A Fork in the Road-Part One After a year and a half in supervision, a job posting appeared for an “executive assistant” position …

2021-05-10: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 10, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 10, 2021

2021-05-10: Twelve Month Plan: 2000-2001 Riḍván 2000 We begin at this Riḍván with a Twelve Month Plan. Brief though it is, it must and will …

2021-05-10: 239 Days in America, Day 30: May 10, 1912 | Washington, D.C. The Amazing and Versatile Barneys of Washington 1 On ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s second day in Washington he …

2021-05-10: Growing Authority on the Shop Floor The next stage in the development of my “authority” followed with rapid promotions first to crew …

2021-05-09: Planting the Seeds of Authority In my experience, one of the by-products of assembly line work, day in and day out, was boredom. I …

2021-05-09: Four-Year Plan: 1996-2000 Riḍván 1996 It is against such a background of heartening developments that we embark at this …

2021-05-09: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 09, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 09, 2021

2021-05-09: 239 Days in America, Day 29: May 09, 1912 | Washington, D.C. It’s Not All Sunshine and Roses 1 Other churches in Washington also objected to ‘Abdu’l-Bahá. The …

2021-05-08: From Labor to Management The move from shop floor assembly worker to first line supervisor certainly offers opportunities for …

2021-05-08: Three-Year Plan: 1993-1996 Riḍván 1993 The new Plan revolves around a triple theme: enhancing the vitality of the faith of …

2021-05-08: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 08, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 08, 2021

2021-05-08: 239 Days in America, Day 28: May 08, 1912 | Washington, D.C. Juliet Thompson’s Inside View 1 THE YOUNG JAPANESE CHERRY trees on the northern shore of the Tidal …

2021-05-07: Seeing Systems My experiences on the shop floor in aircraft manufacturing are unique in terms of complexity of …

2021-05-07: Holy Year: 1992 Riḍván 1992 A year charged with happenings of such sacred import is bound to yield consequences of …

2021-05-07: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 07, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 07, 2021

2021-05-07: 239 Days in America, Day 27: May 07, 1912 | Pittsburgh “One of the Deep and Vital Problems of Society” 1 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá has been both extremely wealthy and …

2021-05-06: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 06, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 06, 2021

2021-05-06: Six-Year Plan: 1986-1992 Riḍván 1986 Paralleling these outstanding events has been a remarkable unfoldment of organic growth …

2021-05-06: 239 Days in America, Day 26: May 06, 1912 | Cleveland The Ultimate Taboo 1 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá arrived at Cleveland’s Union Station on the New York Central …

2021-05-05: Independent Investigation of Truth Among the teachings advanced by the Bahá’í Faith is independent investigation of truth. 1 Such …

2021-05-05: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 05, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 05, 2021

2021-05-05: Seven-Year Plan: 1979-1986 Naw-Rúz 1979: Throughout the world the Seven Year Plan must witness the attainment of the following …

2021-05-05: 239 Days in America, Day 25: May 05, 1912 | Chicago The Master and the President 1 On ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s last day in Chicago — May 5, 1912 — he spent some …

2021-05-04: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 04, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 04, 2021

2021-05-04: Piqued Curiosity I became aware of the Bahá’í Faith during several animated conversations with a co-worker on an …

2021-05-04: Five-Year Plan: 1974-1978 Naw-Rúz 1974: The Five Year Plan to which this community is now summoned is the opening campaign of …

2021-05-04: 239 Days in America, Day 24: May 04, 1912 | Chicago Blame It On Religion 1 IT’S NOT BEEN A month since ‘Abdu’l-Bahá arrived in America, yet he has …

2021-05-03: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 03, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 03, 2021

2021-05-03: Plan the Work, Work the Plan Bahá’u’lláh, Prophet-Founder 1 of the Bahá’í Faith, stated, “We have enjoined upon all mankind to …

2021-05-03: Nine-Year Plan: 1964-1973 Riḍván 1964: The first of these plans is now before us. Opening at Riḍván 1964, while the memories …

2021-05-03: 239 Days in America, Day 23: May 03, 1912 | Chicago America Will Lead the World to Peace 1 On May 3, 1912, ‘Abdul-Bahá met with visitors in the hotel’s …

2021-05-02: Source of Authority During my career I had the opportunity to work with people of capacity in all types of …

2021-05-02: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 02, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 02, 2021

2021-05-02: The Universal House of Justice—April 30, 1963 Most Great Jubilee Beloved friends: On this glorious occasion, the celebration of the Most Great …

2021-05-02: 239 Days in America, Day 22: May 02, 1912 | Chicago The Trials of Corinne Knight True 1 TODAY CORINNE TRUE BURIED her last surviving son. Just …

2021-05-01: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 01, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for May 01, 2021

2021-05-01: Gaze upon new horizons The momentum that is sure to build with each successive cycle 1 of the One Year Plan will be further …

2021-05-01: 239 Days in America, Day 21: May 01, 1912 | Chicago Breaking Ground at Grosse Point 1 Early this morning, May 1, 1912, they had begun to assemble on …

2021-04-30: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 30, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 30, 2021

2021-04-30: Year for profound reflection Besides providing for advances within clusters everywhere, the coming Plan will be a year for …

2021-04-30: 239 Days in America, Day 20: April 30, 1912 | Chicago The Fallout from a City in Flames 1 Next door to Handel Hall, at the Masonic Temple on the corner …

2021-04-29: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 29, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 29, 2021

2021-04-29: Power of the Covenant We greet you with immense affection on this special day, an occasion for calling to mind the power …

2021-04-29: 239 Days in America, Day 19: April 29, 1912 | Chicago Next Stop … the Windy City 1 The clock at Grand Central Station reaches the noon hour. …

2021-04-28: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 28, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 28, 2021

2021-04-28: The One Year Plan Begins And so the One Year Plan 1 2 begins. Its purpose and requirements have already been set out in our …

2021-04-28: 239 Days in America, Day 18: April 28, 1912 | Washington, DC ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Likes Chicago More 1 LONG BEFORE ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ set eyes on Chicago, he had decided that …

2021-04-27: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 27, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 27, 2021

2021-04-27: Unfoldment of the Divine Plan Many will be familiar with how the Guardian divided the Ages of the Faith into consecutive epochs; 1 …

2021-04-27: 239 Days in America, Day 17: April 27, 1912 | Washington, DC At 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue 1 President Taft had invited ‘Abdu’l-Bahá to visit him at the White …

2021-04-26: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 26, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 26, 2021

2021-04-26: Social Action and Participation Midway through the series of Plans, the community’s involvement in the life of society 1 2 3 4 5 …

2021-04-26: 239 Days in America, Day 16: April 26, 1912 | Washington, DC A Trip Through New York City, 1911 1 The following eight-minute film [1911 - A Trip Through New …

2021-04-25: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 25, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 25, 2021

2021-04-25: Commitment to Learning Regardless of a community’s starting point, it has advanced the process of growth 1 when it has …

2021-04-25: 239 Days in America, Day 15: April 25, 1912 | Washington, DC What Makes a President 1 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, a man who drove to the heart of virtually all of America’s …

2021-04-24: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 24, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 24, 2021

2021-04-24: The Work of Community Building As one Plan succeeded another, and engagement with the work of community building 1 became more …

2021-04-24: 239 Days in America, Day 14: April 24, 1912 | Washington, DC Breaking the Color Line 1 When dinner was announced ‘Abdu’l-Bahá stood, and everyone followed him …

2021-04-23: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 23, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 23, 2021

2021-04-23: Framework for Action As the efforts of the friends intensified, various principles, concepts and strategies of universal …

2021-04-23: 239 Days in America, Day 13: April 23, 1912 | Washington, DC This Shining Colored Man 1 Reverend Wilbur Patterson Thirkield, Howard’s eighth President, …

2021-04-22: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 22, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 22, 2021

2021-04-22: Capacities to Acquire and How to Acquire Them The friends set about this task aware that, notwithstanding their previous victories in the teaching …

2021-04-22: 239 Days in America, Day 12: April 22, 1912 | Washington, D.C. Even Though the World Should Go to Smash 1 Louis Gregory first learned of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá in late 1907 …

2021-04-21: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 21, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 21, 2021

2021-04-21: Process of Entry by Troops So it was that, a quarter of a century ago, a Bahá’í community that could still count three Hands of …

2021-04-21: 239 Days in America, Day 11: April 21, 1912 | Washington, D.C. Washington High Society Receives ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 1 Every afternoon at 5 p.m., members of Washington’s …

2021-04-20: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 20, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 20, 2021

2021-04-20: Lessons Learned Will Shape the Community’s Future The final words in a most memorable chapter in the history of the Cause have now been written, and …

2021-04-20: 239 Days in America, Day 10: April 20, 1912 | Washington, D.C. ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Goes to Washington 1 This morning — Saturday, April 20, 1912 — ‘Abdu’l-Bahá had …

2021-04-19: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 19, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 19, 2021

2021-04-19: To uphold the standard of justice Bahá’ís do not seek political power. They will not accept political posts in their respective …

2021-04-19: 239 Days in America, Day 9: April 19, 1912 | New York, NY “Isn’t that the Woman of It?” 1 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá opened his eyes again: “I am going to the poor in the …

2021-04-18: Published 1st chapter of HANGING OUT Published 1st chapter of Hanging Out to Framework for Understanding the World. Ten more chapters to …

2021-04-18: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 18, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 18, 2021

2021-04-18: Establishing partnerships that strive to transform society It is with such thoughts in mind that Bahá’ís enter into collaboration, as their resources permit, …

2021-04-18: 239 Days in America, Day 8: April 18, 1912 | New York, NY ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, aka “The Master” 1 Myron H. Phelps was one of the first Americans to meet …

2021-04-17: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 17, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 17, 2021

2021-04-17: Oneness and the concept of power If the web of relationships alluded to above is to take shape and give rise to a pattern of life …

2021-04-17: 239 Days in America, Day 7: April 17, 1912 | New York, NY “Deceiving the American People” 1 Aboard the Cedric six days earlier in New York Harbor, …

2021-04-16: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 16, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 16, 2021

2021-04-16: Embody the principle of the oneness of humankind …Bahá’ís across the globe, in the most unassuming settings, are striving to establish a pattern of …

2021-04-16: 239 Days in America, Day 6: April 16, 1912 | New York, NY The Aftermath of the Titanic Disaster 1 One night a few days later he [‘Abdu’l-Bahá] spoke of the …

2021-04-15: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 15, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 15, 2021

2021-04-15: Every individual will…contribute to the emergence of the world civilization… Every nation and every group—indeed, every individual—will, to a greater or lesser degree, …

2021-04-15: 239 Days in America, Day 5: April 15, 1912 | New York, NY An Arms Dealer Tries to Sell War to ‘Abdu’l-Bahá 1 “Do you consider the next great national war …

2021-04-14: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 14, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 13, 2021

2021-04-14: Race Unity Action: Guidance and FAQs Attitudes that Reflect the Sublime Teachings Let us consecrate ourselves to the creation of a world …

2021-04-14: 239 Days in America, Day 4: April 14, 1912 | New York, NY ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Delivers First Public Address in America 1 “Since my arrival in this country,” he …

2021-04-13: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 13, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 13, 2021

2021-04-13: Race Unity Action: Guidance and FAQs A Spiritual Framework for Social Change The distinctive features of the Baha’i approach to …

2021-04-13: 239 Days in America, Day 3: April 13, 1912 | New York, NY A Modern Man from the Middle East? 1 “A side idea of Abdul’s is that things modern are just as good …

2021-04-12: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 12, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 12, 2021

2021-04-12: The Century of Light Behold how its light is now dawning upon the world’s darkened horizon. The first candle is unity in …

2021-04-12: 239 Days in America, Day 2: April 12, 1912 | New York, NY ‘Abdu’l-Bahá: New Yorker 1 ‘Abdu’l-Bahá drew an analogy between human society and the structure of …

2021-04-11: Update on Framework for Understanding the World Posted How to Find Expert Advice to the Framework for Understanding the World website.

2021-04-11: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 11, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 11, 2021

2021-04-11: 239 Days in America, Day 1: April 11, 1912 | New York, NY ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Arrives in America 1 After being forty years a prisoner I can tell you that freedom is …

2021-04-11: Religion must be in conformity with science and reason And among the teachings of Bahá’u’lláh is that religion must be in conformity with science and …

2021-04-10: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 10, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 10, 2021

2021-04-10: The sciences of today are bridges to reality The sciences of today are bridges to reality; if then they lead not to reality, naught remains but …

2021-04-09: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 09, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 09, 2021

2021-04-09: Resort ye, in times of sickness, to competent physicians Resort ye, in times of sickness, to competent physicians; We have not set aside the use of material …

2021-04-08: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 08, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 08, 2021

2021-04-08: The heaven of divine wisdom is illumined with the two luminaries of consultation and compassion. The Great Being saith: The heaven of divine wisdom is illumined with the two luminaries of …

2021-04-07: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 07, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 07, 2021

2021-04-07: Knowledge is as wings to man’s life, and a ladder for his ascent. The third Tajallí is concerning arts, crafts and sciences. Knowledge is as wings to man’s life, and …

2021-04-06: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 06, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 06, 2021

2021-04-06: The best beloved of all things in My sight is Justice O Son of Spirit! The best beloved of all things in My sight is Justice; turn not away therefrom if …

2021-04-05: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 05, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 05, 2021

2021-04-05: Among these teachings was the independent investigation of reality Among these teachings was the independent investigation of reality so that the world of humanity may …

2021-04-05: Published Page of "The Framework" Published page with first cut of graphics for The Framework

2021-04-04: Developed graphics for "The Framework" Developed graphics for “The Framework”

2021-04-04: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 04, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 04, 2021

2021-04-04: In these days truthfulness and sincerity are sorely afflicted in the clutches of falsehood In these days truthfulness and sincerity are sorely afflicted in the clutches of falsehood, and …

2021-04-03: Published first draft of "Hanging Out" page Published first draft of Hanging Out page on Framework for Understanding the World Revised about …

2021-04-03: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 03, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 03, 2021

2021-04-03: Knowledge is as wings to man’s life Knowledge is as wings to man’s life, and a ladder for his ascent. Its acquisition is incumbent upon …

2021-04-02: Revised "about" page on "Framework for Understanding the World" Revised about page on Framework for Understanding the World

2021-04-02: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 02, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 02, 2021

2021-04-02: To seek the truth Therefore it is imperative that we should renounce our own particular prejudices and superstitions …

2021-04-01: Published first draft of "about" page on "Framework for Understanding the World" Published first draft of about page on Framework for Understanding the World

2021-04-01: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 01, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for April 01, 2021

2021-04-01: Meticulous investigation of truth Happy are those who spend their days in the pursuit of knowledge, in the discovery of the secrets of …

2021-03-31: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for March 31, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for March 31, 2021

2021-03-31: The world’s equilibrium hath been upset The world’s equilibrium hath been upset through the vibrating influence of this most great, this …

2021-03-30: Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for March 30, 2021 Daily Bookmarks to Greener Acres Value Network (GAVNet) News for March 30, 2021

2021-03-30: Extreme poverty isn’t natural, it’s created Extreme poverty isn’t natural, it’s created jasonhickel.orgjasonhickel.org …

2021-03-30: From Survival to Service Today all people are immersed in the world of nature. That is why thou dost see jealousy, greed, the …

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2021-03-29: Scientific knowledge is the highest attainment upon the human plane Scientific knowledge is the highest attainment upon the human plane, for science is the discoverer …

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