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"I'm American, Too" - My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant

by Daniel Perez

I wish I did not have to write this piece, but I do It is indeed necessary that I write this piece because I am sick and tired of hearing about the myths and misconceptions about undocumented immigrants that the media feeds the public at large. 571 more words

American Citizenship

Vote NO on Missouri Amendment 3

Analysis by Dr. Mary Byrne

(Should Amendment 3 pass the following will become part of the Missouri Constitution:)

Article IX Section 3 (d) All certificated staff shall be at will employees unless a contract is entered into between a school district and certified staff (1) prior to the effective date of this section; or (2) pursuant to the provisions of section 3(e), 3(f), and 3(h) of this article. 305 more words

Self-governance

Year A Proper 24: the stewardship sermon

The question about taxes, and rendering unto Caesar, led into a sermon with time for pew-talk. The outline / framework went something like this:

Jesus does a really nice politician’s job of handing the question back to the Pharisees and the Herodians and asking them, “What do you think? 779 more words

Sermon

Trudeau suggests reversal of Harper tax cuts

OTTAWA – Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is signalling the tax cuts promised by the Conservative government could lead to a political showdown ahead of the 2015 federal election. 186 more words

Canada

Render unto God the Things that Are God’s

By the Rev. Darren Miner

Today’s reading from the Gospel of Matthew looks like a straightforward debate over taxes, a topic we’re hotly debating to this day. 1,427 more words

Episcopal Church

More Money Less Problems?!?!

Now I’m going to outright say that I believe we should raise the minimum wage in the country. I truly do believe that many people can’t afford the basic decent life with the money they currently make. 168 more words

Government

Wha...WHAT!? Chicago. Aldermen. Missing funds??

I am shocked!  SHOCKED!!

“The NRI program was hastily implemented, which limited the time had to adequately plan for and implement the program,” Illinois Auditor General William Holland wrote in the report.

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Good Grief