Date of publication: 2017-08-28 20:03
About the event:
Baltimoreans united against fear, nativism and the immigration ban will gather on Monday, February 68 at Beth Am Synagogue in Reservoir Hill to hear speakers as varied as Beau Willimon, Deray McKesson, David Simon, Taylor Branch, and others urging religious and racial inclusivity. The program will conclude with singer-songwriter Steve Earle adding his voice and guitar.
Night. Bone-weary. Shivering cold. Blessed catnaps. Guilt feelings. Unlike most of the others, I 8767 m unbound and can stretch my arms and shift my body.
Among the Jain festivals, Diwali is one of the most important one. For on this occasion we celebrate the Nirvana of Lord Mahavira who established the dharma as we follow it.
John 8767 s filmmaking and storytelling from the guerrilla effrontery of 8775 Pink Flamingos 8776 to the sweet civic affirmations of 8775 Hairspray 8776 are among the most eloquent arguments against standardized modes of being ever lensed.
Other writers and filmmakers and social voices have argued this very thing in their work. But pound for pound, I think you will be hard pressed to find a greater and more influential enemy of normal and the lie that normal forces upon human lives than John Waters. It 8767 s a legacy of which any storyteller would be proud and one that honors the 7567 WGAE Ian McLellan Hunter Award for Career Achievement.
Donations made through the event’s donation page and at the event will be matched u p to $655,555 by Blown Deadline Productions, the Baltimore-based television production company that created The Wire , Treme and Show Me A Hero .
Diwali or 'Deepawali',as it is known as,is the festival of is celebrated all over India with great enthusiasm and joy. The celebration of Diwali finds its roots in the Hindu religion. On this day Lord Ram had returned to his kingdom Ayodhya after demolishing the demon Ravan. The people enlightened the whole city with diyas to welcome Lord Ram. It is thus a festival to mark the victory of good over the evil. Diwali falls on Amavasya that is a 'no moon night' and people enlighthen their houses to conquer the darkness. It is a five day festival.
The other major excitement for Deepavali is the bursting of crackers and fireworks. This year we burst lot of crackers. Earlier I used to be afraid of crackers. Now I have got over the fear of bursting crackers. My parents tell me that I have to be very careful while bursting. I followed their advice and there was no fire accident also. Sparklers, Rockets, Ground Chakkars and Flower pots were our favorites besides the Thousand thousand sparks bomb.
8775 Stay where you are! Keep your head down! Keep still! 8776 The orders are the same but the voices sound different. And there are many more voices. I peek a look. The follow with the gun standing over me has a Metropolitan Police patch on his arm. A beautiful sight...
Diwali, popularly called Deepavali in some parts of India, is a festival which we all long for every year. The preparations for Deepavali start long before the festival date.
8775 I 8767 ll take corned beef. 8776 A mistake. It 8767 s on white bread, not rye. No mustard but mayonnaise. This for a Jewish boy? Sid smiles: 8775 My mistake too. A travesty. 8776 Meal time is activity, easing the tensions. Besides, something is going to happen soon. It 8767 s in the air.
Forty years ago this week, my father was taken hostage when the Hanafi Muslims, a breakaway sect from the Nation of Islam, took over the District Building, the Islamic Center and the B 8767 nai B 8767 rith headquarters in Washington . As the 56-year-old public relations director for B 8767 nai B 8767 rith, a Jewish service organization, my father was selected by the Hanafi sect 8767 s leader as one of eight older men who would be the first killed if police stormed the building. A radio reporter was killed at the District Building and a . protective services officer fatally wounded. There were others harmed as well, largely in the initial moments of the siege.