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Parent starts petition opposing proposed school calendar

ALBERT LEA, Minn. – Some local parents are upset over proposed changes to a local school district’s calendar.

The Albert Lea School District is considering a 45/15 calendar. 182 more words


Whaling Is So 19th Century – Or Not?

When reading “Moby Dick” in school, it was the whale´s story that intrigued me, not Captain Ahab´s or Ishmael´s. Have we evolved from the brutality of the 19th century? 99 more words

Animal Welfare

Is It Social to Watch Tortured Animals?

When circuses send animals into the arena, these animals are not there for their own pleasure or fun and would never willingly do what they are forced to do. 164 more words

Animal Welfare

Protestors Take to Briggate to Protest Over Zero Hour Contracts

The following clip is from the North Leeds Life website and shows my report on the Fast Foods Rights protest in Leeds on 28th August 2014.


Petition suggests opposition to fracking is highest near proposed drilling sites

28th August 2014

The largest number of signatories for an e-petition calling for West Sussex to become a frack-free zone came from parts of the county where there are plans for exploratory oil drilling or a new well was drilled recently. 278 more words

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Collect Moments With God: Do

Sunday’s Scripture ~ Deuteronomy 6:4-5, 10:12-22

The “Do” of the Collect prayer form is the petition portion of the prayer.  Contained in the petition is a double “do” – (1) what we want God to do which in turn will (2) lead us to do for others.   605 more words

Persistence Reveals the Heart's Desire

Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought.  415 more words