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"When dawn spreads its paintbrush on the plain, spilling purple... ," Songs of the Pioneers song from TV show "Wagon Train." Dawn on the mythic Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico, looking toward Raton from Cimarron. -- Clarkphoto. A curmudgeon's old-fashioned newspaper column, cross-breeding metaphors and journalism and art, for readers in 150 countries.
"Blessed are the peacemakers, because they shall be called sons of God." And where, American, are they? Hatred and fear, racism and bigotry--epidemic? Where are the voices for peace? If there are none, forget about a so-called "Christian nation."