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About 21stcenturypacifist

Mario Salazar, the 21st Century Pacifist, is a bleeding heart liberal, agnostic, exercise fanatic, Redskin fan, technophile, civil engineer, combat infantry veteran, jewelry maker, amateur computer programmer, Environmental engineer, Colombian-born, free thinker, and, not surprisingly, pacifist. You can find his articles - ranging from politics to cooking a mean brisket - in 21st Century Pacifist at The Washington Times Communities. Follow Mario on Twitter @chibcharus #TWTC and Facebook at Mario Salazar.

Danger in Dau Tieng

MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, Md., January 4, 2014 – In November 1966, the Third Brigade, 4th Infantry Division moved to the hamlet of Dau Tieng in Vietnam to set up a base camp. This new camp was located in Tay Ninh province, … Continue reading

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How long will it take before we stop the gun lobby?

Another massacre, this time only 2 miles from Congress. Will they notice? MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, Md., September 16, 2013 – After another mass killing, this time only one mile from the legislature that doesn’t want to take notice, we are losing … Continue reading

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Governor Perry, it is time to protect the citizens, not just businesses

Lesson of Texas explosion: Gov. Perry needs to call for regulations Originally published at: http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/21st-century-pacifist/2013/apr/27/lesson-texas-explosion-gov-perry-needs-call-regula/#ixzz2Rh8ZWPmk Follow us: @wtcommunities on Twitter Read at Communities and leave comments Libertarian attitudes towards regulations often endanger residents of Western states. Photo: Blast at fertilizer … Continue reading

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Can we learn something from the tragedy at Sandy Hook?

Can we learn something from the tragedy at Sandy Hook?.

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Can we learn something from the tragedy at Sandy Hook?

MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, Md., December 14, 2012 – Earlier today we heard that a young man, informally identified as Adam Lanza in his early twenties, shot and killed 26 in an elementary school in Connecticut and at least one other person … Continue reading

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Facebook

Am I missing something? I have been a computer user, programmer, assembler and fervent follower; however, for the life of me I can’t figure out why people have flocked to Facebook. This service today has almost 1 billion registered users. … Continue reading

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Should we learn Chinese?

Should we learn Chinese?.

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