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Wild, Wild West

March 3,

And I was quite indignant to see a child dipped into an icy pool of water. Of course the episode takes place in Russia as depicted in the “Real Russia”, YouTube channel. 94 more words


My foster daughter could have been adopted at 6 by a wonderful family but the state would not allow an adoption without her bio sister. She continued in the system until she was nine. 231 more words

Foster Care

Anne Enright's "The Gathering": A Fictional Reality

At the end of January Anne Enright was named the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction by the Arts Council of Ireland. In light of her recent achievement I have decided to write a blog pertaining to her Booker Prize novel… 1,226 more words

Anne Enright

Changing the Culture of Child Abuse

In my experience and to my knowledge many of the boys I knew, who were victims of the institutional violence and sexual abuse throughout the 1970’s, had at some stage attempted to tell someone about the abuse they were suffering.   885 more words

Liberty man pleads in child endangering case

LIBERTY, Ohio (WYTV) – A Liberty man faces up to eight years in prison after police say he physically harmed two toddlers.

According to the Tribune Chronicle, Ondre Lee Brown, 22, pleaded guilty to two counts of child endangering in connection to the injuries of two girls ages 2 and 3 years old. 35 more words


I Am Frothing-At-The-Mouth, Angry Right Now!

I couldn’t believe it when I read this story……….I mean I could, but at the same time I couldn’t. Then my heart just wailed at the injustice and I wished I could slap one person and adopt another as my own; but how many children can I possibly adopt when I’m barely keeping my head above water with the ones I have? 229 more words