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Walking the Gauntlet

Most days I walk back and forth from the church property where we’re building our greenhouse. The sights and smells are powerful and memorable, if not always pleasant. 451 more words


Lupita Nyong'o is People Magazine's Most Beautiful person for 2014

Revealed this morning on TODAY, the the 31-year-old Mexican-born Kenyan actress is People’s Most Beautiful person for 2014. What else can we say? Congratulations to Lupita.


Some of Obama's African Family say Politics Has Caused Them to Drift Apart

After Zeituni Onyango, the woman President Obama once called Auntie, died in a South Boston nursing home this month, her closest relatives gathered her belongings at her nearby apartment. 559 more words


Veggie Special: Sophia vs Sirina

Still burning from the pain of their previous battle, Sir Anto and Amore decided to hit hard when it came to buying the next round of ingredients. 847 more words


OHHHH OHHHH (clap-clap-clap-clap) UC ! ! !

24 April

I was walking down the road toward Kahawa Sucari (translation- Coffee with Sugar), an area so named for long gone coffee plantations. I passed a small stand with a smiling man selling second hand American T-shirts and sweatshirts. 91 more words


Ethics in the Field by Rebeccah Onwong'a

There are few challenges I have encountered while working in the slums that I would like us to discuss. First, it is important to note that slums vary in one way or the other. 220 more words