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Justice Killing?

by Katie Brick

I was inspired when I read about Denise and Bill Richard, parents of an 8-year boy killed in the Boston Marathon bombing, who asked Federal prosecutors to take the death penalty off the table. 984 more words


The Passport Saga and the Contemptuous Middle Class

The government recently announced new rates for passport and passport services which will take effect on May 26, 2015. The cost of applying for or renewing an adult passport will jump from $4,500 to $6,500. 725 more words

Social Justice

So it begins

Ahoy, people that are certainly not reading this yet.

I typically do not like making first posts as ultimately it seems like a long rambling way of saying ‘Sup, I’ve gotta blog here, check it?” so I plan to keep this short and to the point. 115 more words


AHF's SUPER Teacher program: Slave Narratives

I got word first of last month that I was accepted to the Alabama Humanities Foundation’s SUPER program on “American Slave Narratives: Their Impact on Fiction and Film.” The SUPER Teacher Program, which is short for… 475 more words

The Deep South


DEUTERONOMY 28:7  The LORD…WILL GRANT THAT YOUR ENEMIES WHO RISE UP AGAINST YOU BE DEFEATED… they will come in one direction but will have to flee in SEVEN WAYS…

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Still I Rise: Reflections on IDAHOT

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia represents a worldwide celebration of sexual and gender diversities. The global focus this year is on youth and has created an unprecedented opportunity for activists and their allies at all levels to highlight existing initiatives and amplify their visibility. 995 more words

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An anthropomorphic theological age

Last year, I made one final stab to conquer the nonprofit world by aggressively volunteering my way into a PR department. It was a ludicrous fit. 945 more words

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