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Journalism -- Shinning a Light, Sharing Stories

When we think of article 26 and the right to education we immediately picture young children and particularly women in developing nations struggling to attend school amidst war, crime, political instability, and social discrimination. 1,058 more words

Human Rights

A Tale of 2 Grandmothers (Part 2 - Edna Baker)

This post is a part of a two part blogging series that talks about both my grandmothers’ migration from rural communities to Baltimore city. I explore their experiences living in their birth communities and what may have been the impetus behind their moving to Baltimore, where they subsequently married and had children, including my parents. 535 more words

Bearing Witness To Our Stories

“Great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom. One generation commends your works to another; they tell of your mighty acts.” (Psalm 145:3-4, NIV) 103 more words

“Lord, the Lord Almighty, may those who hope in you not be disgraced because of me; God of Israel, may those who seek you not be put to shame because of me.”¬† (Psalm 69:6, NIV) 245 more words

We Need To Grieve - by Toko-pa

As we enter the Full Moon in Pisces, maybe you can feel that subtle tug, a pulling away from the demands of extraversion, towards the inner life again. 604 more words

Articles By Others

An Ancient Flower, A New Story

A wild campion flower that bloomed in an arctic meadow when mammoths and woolly rhinoceros walked the Earth offered me hope in a difficult time, and I believe she offers hope and guidance for our struggling world today. 849 more words

Earth Connection