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POSITRACTION: Good Samaritan buys $749 plane ticket for desperate father

2017-Mar-26

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4305266/Woman-buys-desperate-father-plane-ticket-daughter.html

EXCLUSIVE: Heartwarming moment Good Samaritan steps in and buys $749 plane ticket for desperate father whose daughter, two, is told she’s too old to fly for free  289 more words

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POSITRACTION: Our "diminished" perceptions and capabilities

2017-Mar-19

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170306-the-astonishing-focus-of-namibias-nomads

The Human Planet | Psychology

The astonishing vision and focus of Namibia’s nomads

The Himba people of Namibia can see fine details and ignore distraction much better than most other human beings – a finding that may reflect the many ways that modern life is changing our minds and abilities. 241 more words

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POSITRACTION: "love people and use things" — Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

2017-Mar-12

I wonder who in the Church hierarchy he pissed off that he never was elevated to cardinal? Always found him impressive to listen to. Remember when it was required watching when I was in grammar school. 132 more words

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POSITRACTION: Francis Kone Saves Player-Youtube

2017-Mar-05

http://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/watch-hero-soccer-player-save-opposing-goalie-choking

Watch Hero Soccer Player Save Opposing Goalie From Choking
by McKinley Corbley – Feb 27, 2017

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The Czech First League league game on Sunday may have ended in disaster if it weren’t for one of the team’s quick-thinking strikers saving an opposing player from choking to death. 184 more words

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POSITRACTION: Some Christians Choose a Life Apart

2017-Feb-26

In Depth 
The Saturday Essay
Wary of Modern Society, Some Christians Choose a Life Apart
Longing to lead more religious lives—and wary of the wider culture—a growing number of traditional Christians are creating their own small communities… 136 more words

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POSITRACTION: A mourning Mom gets a gift

2017-Feb-19

http://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/late-daughter-unknowingly-left-priceless-gift-grieving-mom

Late Daughter Unknowingly Left Priceless Gift for Grieving Mom
by McKinley Corbley – Feb 6, 2017

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This mother had been in mourning ever since her 16-year-old daughter Macy Mathis was killed in a car accident. 114 more words

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POSITRACTION: Moto — a fake flammable log for refugees

2017-Feb-12 

http://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/coffee-grounds-turned-firewood-lifeline-refugees

These Logs of Coffee Grounds Are a Lifeline for Encamped Refugees
by McKinley Corbley – Jan 29, 2017

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Instead of throwing out the grounds leftover from morning pots of coffee, these University of Toronto students are turning them into a valuable resource for refugees overseas. 134 more words

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