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Desperate Parents Build School

A Desperate Community Builds School After many promises made time-and-time again by the Eastern Cape Department of Education to provide children at Gotyibeni with a school, a group of desperate parents in Gotyibeni in Xhorha took matters into their own hands. 26 more words

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Let’s Talk TLA with Z. Hall – A Free Teleconference Interview, Q&A & Poetry Reading, moderated by Kelly DuMar

When I met Z. Hall at the Power of Words Conference in 2015 in Kansas City, she was new to TLAN, but sitting cheerfully at the volunteer desk greeting people. 576 more words

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Walking a Fine Line: Understanding Negative Social Forces - Sahar's Blog

In his attempt to rid an individual of a physical ailment, a doctor will first take stock of his symptoms, i.e. his “physical reality”.  Much in the same way, those trying to rid their communities of its various ailments have to take stock of its “symptoms”, i.e. 30 more words

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I am one Muslim of many, running a Campaign of Love

I am a Muslim and I would like the world to know that at this very moment, as you read this text, I am sending Donald Trump some love. 668 more words

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Community building in Amsterdam

After a serious sexual offense on the H.J.E. Wenckebachweg, Amsterdam, in which a girl was abused and brutally pulled off her bike, the limit of local residents has been reached. 326 more words

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Let's Be Kind

I’ve always been sensitive, that’s probably not a surprise for you. This is not merely emotional sensitivity, but a physical trait. People with highly refined nerve systems… 697 more words

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It Starts at Home

These mid-winter days offer me time to ponder the meaning of life, gaze lovingly at my navel, and cross long-carried-over-to-do-items off of my to-do-list. I’ve even cleared out my sewing basket which I think has been on the list for a year now! 917 more words

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