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Gary Haugen: The hidden reason for poverty the world needs to address now

Published on Apr 21, 2015 – Collective compassion has meant an overall decrease in global poverty since the 1980s, says civil rights lawyer… 42 more words

How Violence Keeps People in Poverty (TED TALK)

It occurs to me that many people viewing this TED talk might wonder about the chronic cycle of poverty among African-Americans in Western countries like the United States where we would like to believe, we have law and order.  950 more words

Violence, Compassion, & Last Week with @IJM

Last week, I attended the International Justice Mission (IJM) annual Global Prayer Gathering. I sat among 1400 people from across the world and listened to stories, testimonies, and the great work of IJM, but mostly we heard reports from the IJM field officers and we gathered to pray. 626 more words


TED15 Feat. IJM's Founder, Gary Haugen

In March 2015, Gary Haugen, the founder of IJM, was picked as one of the speakers for TED2015 in Vancouver, Canada to discuss “The Hidden Reason for Poverty the World Needs to Address Now.” 15 more words


Just and Unjust: A recap of the powerful talks of Session 9 at TED2015

Questions of justice and injustice are the most difficult of our world. There’s no app that can fix these things; simple solutions just don’t exist. And yet, we have to try.  1,441 more words


Angry Like Jesus

On Tuesday I was stuck in traffic.  It was a funeral’s fault.  A few hundred yards in front of me was a mortuary employee blocking cars with his STOP sign so that the mourners could follow the hearse with their headlights on toward the graveyard.  1,228 more words

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