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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Truth, Sojourner 1797?-1883. American abolitionist and feminist. Born into slavery, she escaped in 1827 and became a leading preacher against slavery and for the rights of women.

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  • America, we have to ask ourselves, which is more eggrecious, a politician telling us the hard truth, the things we may not want to hear but need to hear OR a politician telling us a Fantasy/Lie, like the Bosnia Sniper Fire fabrication and PERFORMANCE, things we did not need to hear because not Truth, and which is a betrayal of the public trust and a deeply flawed Character Issue.

    Poll: Majority Disagree With Obama On "Bitter" Remarks

  • Promoted to Headline (H3) on 11/16/09: Rush to Judgment: Talk Radio's 'Truth Detector' Blows a Fuse -- Again yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Rush to Judgment: Talk Radio\'s \'Truth Detector\' Blows a Fuse -- Again '; yahooBuzzArticleSummary =' Article: Rush Limbaugh, in just a few minutes on his Freaky Friday show, Nov. 13, managed to offend the President, the Attorney General, lawyers, judges, the Department of Justice, Jews, and two war heroes.

    Rush to Judgment: Talk Radio's 'Truth Detector' Blows a Fuse--Again

  • Since when is it an American Principle to castigate those who speak the truth, forcing them to apologize for their offense; Truth telling?

    Stark Apologizes After Censure Bid Fails

  • There is a statement that there is no higher religion than truth and that only Truth will set us free!

    White House, Senate Principals Discuss Public Option, But Reach No Decisions--Talks Continue Tuesday

  • In the truth, charity reflects the personal yet public dimension of faith in the God of the Bible, who is both Agápe and Lógos: Charity and Truth, Love and Word.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • I know You know the truth because You are the Truth, but I need You to know that now I know the truth too, now more than ever.

    Michael Conniff: Con Games: Hi Jesus, It's Your Pal Sarah

  • All this is possible because the body has a “subconscient” consciousness of its own which counts in our total self-expression; even, if we look at this outer instrumentation only, we can conclude that body determines mind, but this is only a minor truth and the major Truth is that mind determines body.

    The major Truth is that mind determines body

  • We have to call ourselves into action, into deeds, into projects and programs on the basis of truth and love - this call to action on the basis of Truth and love is Gandhi's Satyagraha for us in our politically liberated continent.

    Speech by Mewa Ramgobin during the discussion on the Centenary Anniversary of Satyagraha

  • The ANC calls on all those implicated in heinous acts against the people, in defence of the repugnant system of apartheid, to break ranks with the past and help the process of reconciliation by laying bear the truth about past atrocities before the Truth

    THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF THE TRUTH COMMISSION

  • A skewed truth, retaliation, false allegations, witchhunting, anger and further violence will be products of the Truth

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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  • undefinable.
    subjective, absolute, it's too many contradictory ideals

    April 25, 2009