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Accepting revulsion 2: Life in the looney bin

Miscellaneous notes about accepting bad feelings.

One afternoon some years back, I hooked up with my bud Brian Williard at the Light Street McDonald’s.  We were there for maybe half an hour, and then set out eastbound on Baltimore Street towards the shelters where we stayed.  659 more words

Homelessness

Swimming Mountains

The birds led the way.

Royal Caribbean manned the boat for this Alaskan tour. The small vessel coursed through bright green water amid a heat wave. 1,023 more words

Alaska

Lazy Poor People

Last night in class we walked through Moses’s story, start to finish. We talked about the basket and the river and the princess, the nursemaid and the murder, the desert and the burning bush. 1,499 more words

In Pictures: #RiseUp2017 Convention with People's Action

People’s Action–a new national network of over 50 grassroots power-building organizations in 29 states–held its founding convention in Washington, DC. The event brought over 1000 activists from across the network including Progressive Maryland members and staff. 238 more words

Poverty

Joy Dream Despair

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RiverHouse Photography of Caughdenoy, NY

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Street Photography

Texas mayor blasted after she says lack of faith in God causes poverty

Source: The Washington Post

By Cleve R. Wootson Jr.

Mayor says poverty afflicts ‘broken people’ who aren’t ’in relationship with their creator’

San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor discussed systemic poverty at a forum April 3. 123 more words

The Muslim Times