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The trouble with food is money.

My mother left the house about 6am every day. She worked all day at a corporate job, then had to come home and get money from my dad to go to the store for dinner. 633 more words


Reason: Opinion: Steve Chapman: Planned Parenthood and Our Abortion Choices

Reason: Opinion: Steve Chapman: Planned Parenthood and Our Abortion Choices

What is very typical in Washington especially in Congress is that when something controversial happens that puts one party on the defensive like the Planned Parenthood videos, the other party especially if they have power in Congress not just rushes to judgment, but rushes to action. 714 more words

Personal Freedom

Why the narrative of personal responsibility slips so easily into racism

When it comes to explaining poverty and inequality in the U.S., there tend to be two broad categories of explanations. The first is personal responsibility. On this narrative, poverty and inequality are caused by personal failings. 800 more words


Day 3: The Joshua Moment

Hey guys,

It’s the first full week on our journey together. We’re thrilled at your warm reception of the #GrowMyFire campaign! You guys really turned up and we believe it will deliver on its promise to you. 662 more words


Seeking Growth? Ask Questions

We live in a society of bold statements. We like bold statements.  They elicit our emotions.  They give us the perception that someone is a leader.   419 more words

Continued Growth

Naming Emotions and Choosing to Overcome

Choice: One of the most powerful aspects of life. 

I took part in a team building activity recently.  You’ve likely heard of it.  It was the trust fall.   413 more words

Continued Growth

The World Turned Upside Down, Part Dos...

A report at The Navy Times in July confirmed that one of the Marines shot during the Chattanooga terrorist attack exchanged fire with the terrorist. Navy Lt.

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