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Ash and Blood Stained Hands

Dozens of survivors, their faces dripping blood from the glass that flew out of the church’s stained glass windows, staggered around the building in a cloud of white dust raised by the explosion.

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Social Justice

NOW OPEN: $15,000 to $25,000+ for multicultural projects

NOW OPEN: Citizenship & Immigration Canada (CIC) Events and Projects Call for Proposals.  Funding from CIC will be available for up to 3 years, for projects beginning on or after April 1, 2016.  183 more words

British Columbia

Trust and Taboo

This particular story relates to the first part of our second field trip, in Patna, the state capital of Bihar. There, we spent three days with the EFICOR team who were devoted to giving practical help, community and awareness for those affected and impacted by HIV/AIDS. 796 more words

Justice

In Which There's More Work to do But I Still Need to Dance

“Excuse me, do you know what this line is for?” I asked the last person standing in a line outside the Supreme Court on Friday. 1,327 more words

Social Justice

Changing lives through the Foster Youth Museum

Editor’s note: This story by Oakland reporter Doug Oakley originally appeared in the Oakland Tribune and other East Bay newspapers in March 2015.  It was written on the occasion of the first public opening of the Foster Youth Museum, curated by USF Museum Studies alumnus… 822 more words

Museum Studies

Dear Conservative Christians

About gay marriage, or as it’s henceforth known — marriage, we know your very unhappy. You feel betrayed by the Supreme Court. Your pal Scalia wrote that there had been a “putsch”, or coup, and the Court Justices were acting like “nine rulers” over all America.   377 more words

Human Condition

A writer-editor-teacher's quote of the week #73

The most futile thing a man can do is to ponder the alternatives, to stew and fret over the life that might have been lived if circumstances had not pointed his future in a certain direction.

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Teaching