Its a job I reallyyyyyyyyyyyyyy want to do.
Not a job.
I really want to do well.
Will report on what happened tomorrow when its over.
After 3 days stuck at home, a miserable baby who won't sleep or eat AND paying 174Euros for a new car seat, this morning I was really looking forward to going to the market with my aunt. The irritable baby seemed happy to be going out as well.
|Yesterday HardTalk on BBC interviewed Keith Ellison - a black Muslim Democrat Congressman from Minnesota.|
He was articulate and gave good applaudable answers with respect to medical insurance, medicine availability, education.
Being a Muslim convert he was sworn in using Thomas Jefferson's Koran.
Virgil Good, the Virginian Congressman shot off his mouth saying something alongside the lines of Let one do it, they'll all be doing it.
The United States has proved to be a success story in multi-culturalism. Irish, Italians, Hispanics, Natives, Creoles, Blacks, Pakistanis, Indians, Arabs, Chinese, Japanese, Jews, and more, all flooded there and live together peacefully.
Agree or disagree with the War on Iraq, the same is being attempted in Iraq. A country artificially planned in the Treaty of Versailles, without thought to the different population denominations that make it up - the hope is that will be the next America of the Middle East - where Shiia, Sunni, Kurd, Christian, What-Not live together in peace, in a modern democracy that respects the different needs of the different people making up the state.
Aminah and I are doing great.
Ali's been gone for more than 2 months now. Sometimes I find myself thinking about him - of our walks in Sabratha, of his coffee with two sugars, his voice, his singing in the shower...
Happy Birthday to you,