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Memory # 5,892

Note: The Memory Series is made up of entries that are my attempt to puzzle together so many disjointed and out of context memories and pieces of memories that float around in my brain. 798 more words

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Cult of Facebook Versus Catholic Faith?

I regularly hear parental concerns about the dangerously intrusive and addictive nature of Facebook, and, indeed, social media generally.  I’ve heard a variety of opinions expressed and examples given of the harm it can do to family life, but the most shocking remark came from a teenager (from a good Catholic family) who intimated that it would be easier to give up his Catholic Faith than Facebook .  219 more words

Stop Comparing Black Struggles To The LGBT Struggles They Aren't The Same Dr. Claud Anderson - YouTube

Flawed public social assistance policies are largely responsible for depressed and suicidal thinking American recording artist, the late Tupac Shakur, a victim of Childhood Trauma, Abuse, Neglect & Maltreatment, to make this observation and cause the words’ Thug Life’ to be tattooed on his body. 934 more words

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Marriage - evidence that demands support

Public policy should be evidence based. The evidence backs marriage. As an institution it produces significantly better outcomes than other relationship forms. This is so across the board including lower rates of child abuse and neglect, less domestic violence, and increased family stability and financial progress. 339 more words

Ewen McQueen

Shippensburg man beat, chained children to a desk

SOUTHAMPTON TWP., Pa.– A Shippensburg man was arrested Monday and is facing assault and gun charges.

Oscar Cover, 26, is facing simple assault, endangering welfare of a child, and person not to possess a gun charges. 107 more words


The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

Here are two totally different women, one about 90 years of age and another a junior in high school, yet they unknowingly are kindred spirits due to a common difficult childhood. 623 more words

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Look Before You Leave

Every time I go to Walmart, I can’t help but think about parents. As I shop there, I find myself thinking about all the people I know who have struggled to have children. 1,804 more words

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