I am reading a paper about Place, written by somebody in the USDA Forest Service and I feel a sense of what you’re talking about while reading it. While it’s referring to Place and its significance and how we are situated within it, I have a sense that it may be conveying a similar thing to what you’re alluding to. It’s a dense paper – I’m reading it now – and I have to do a lot of Googling at some terminology I have only a passing familiarity with, but it’s good. Very ecological. https://www.fs.usda.gov/treesearch/pubs/46724

I am reading a
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It is superior. It’s evolved-from and so reduces many redundancies and artifacts of Connecticut-English. Communication is also faster. Those who speak or write in AAVE or Ebonics or whatever you want to call it are almost always bilingual, speaking both AAVE and Connecticut-English as well, able to code-switch as needed, depending on whether they’re dealing with friends or working in Connecticut-English business environment.

It is superior. It’s
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Portion of Berlin Wall being taken down by bulldozer, November 9, 1989. I was 17 years old. I didn’t see it as a “victory of USA vs Soviet Union” but a people unjustly held back and now released. Keeping people walled off isn’t exclusive to any economic system as all seem to do it and they always have their excuses why, including the USA.

Portion of Berlin Wall
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Thank you my friend. That means a lot. It’s frustrating that I can understand something intuitively in its “gist” and lack the ability to articulate it properly. A lifetime ago I worked with kids that had cerebral palsy and were unable to speak. But they could communicate and one of my tasks was to set up communication technology for them, learn it and teach it. I was a volunteer so this is what I decided to do when I saw the need was there and they allowed me to do it. Extraordinarily fulfilling because I understood in my own way what it’s like to hit a brick wall in communication articulation. They have it far worse than I which is what compelled me to help them. That you recognize this process and the significance of it means a lot to me.

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