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Morning Prayer 9.2.14, Martyrs of New Guinea, 1942

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Christianity

#WarriorWednesday: US Army Nurse Capt. Jennifer M. Moreno

In her last moments of life, Army nurse Capt. Jennifer Moreno heard two orders: One was a call to help a wounded soldier struck by a blast in a booby-trapped killing field at an Afghanistan bomb-making compound, t… 1,109 more words

The Minaret of Jam becomes the Leaning Tower of Ghor

The minaret of Jam, one of Afghanistan’s cultural marvels, is in danger of collapse. Centuries of neglect and frequent floods have weakened this fabled 800-year-old structure in the remote province of Ghor. 515 more words

Writing & Writers

Never Quit

Clarity Creative Media’s Founder, John Rodgers is chosen to be one of the Never Quit Competition Eagle Pilots. Other Eagle Pilots include Alberto Monteiro, Ernest Ely and Noah Chaparro. 185 more words

CCM Developments

Links for 9-1-2014

  • Last year the American Civil Liberties Union sued the Department of Homeland Security, claiming federal agents intimidated and threatened illegal immigrants, prompting them to agree to leave the U.S.
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Politics

My Review of "A Thousand Splendid Suns"

Read for Afghanistan in My World Tour.

When I was in ninth grade, there was an English teacher notorious for his Holocaust obsession. His class read “Night” and “Diary of Anne Frank” and “Maus” to bear witness, but he always seemed excited by the horror, fascinated by the graphic details of genocide.  616 more words

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