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Like girls are dust.

The quote is from a video about the efforts to combat trafficking in women from Nepal to India.  The project is sponsored by the Playing for Change Foundation.

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A Lack of Empathy Increased Self-Reliance at the Expense of Social-consciousness

Originally published May 2nd, 2012, I am especially proud of this article discussing decreasing empathy as a mental health problem.

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Recidivism: It's a Revolving Door

When people are released from prison or jail, they seem to go right back. There is a revolving door of sorts that keeps them rotating in the same cycle. 457 more words

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Owning my privilege.

C., a friend whom I knew from church, is someone I would want my kids to be like.  He attended an Ivy League school, dresses conservatively, and holds down a very nice job at a tech company. 878 more words

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The case for letting high school students sleep in

The case for letting high school students sleep in

by Libby Nelson

Jackson Hole High School might have some of the best-rested teenagers in America. The Wyoming high school used to start class at 7:35 a.m. 984 more words

Education

ALS & MND RESEARCH = DEMONIC AGENDA

The latest craze the Ice-bucket challenge has swept the globe with a fanatical madness, as though this is the Holy Grail for serious diseases. We certainly have our heart-strings pulled when we hear of people who are suffering serious debilitating diseases due to living in this sin-filled fallen world, as it should. 1,232 more words

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