Happy Independence Day India


A view of a part of history … from another vantage point! Awesome … very educational!

The Clever Dog

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When I was a little kid, 15th August, like for any other kids, was just another holiday which I didn’t know much about, and didn’t really care. We were made to stand in formation on the grounds of our primary school, and wave little tricolor flags above our heads while our parents and other onlookers cheered and clapped.

As I grew up a little, I was educated about the day. It is our Independence Day, I was told, it is the day on which we won our freedom from the wretched British Empire, which had colonised us for no less than 200 years. I still remember a little me being indignant and angry when I learned this. Strange white people from a faraway land had all but enslaved us? How dare they! To me, it was a comic-book or fantasy television series like scenario : where bad guys…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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