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Valuing the poor person's sweat.

The western world has made a science of evaluating individual productivity. We work with industrialization, and now the Information economy, to continuously squeeze more productivity out of every human being’s active participation. 342 more words


Room to Read Battle of the Brains Movie Quiz

Join Room to Read for their third Room to Read Hong Kong Chapter Students Helping Students Battle of the Brains pub quiz. The quiz has a movies theme. 326 more words


Benjamin Surbano: "Aguador" o Taga-igib sa Gulang na 61 Taon

Benjamin Surbano: “Aguador” o Taga-Igib sa Gulang na 61 Taon

Ni Apolinario Villalobos

Isang Linggo, mula Baseco (Tondo) ay naglakad uli ako papuntang Sta. Cruz. Binaybay ko ang kahabaan ng C.M. 609 more words

Apolinario Villalobos

Free Download: The Guilt is Alive: A Memoir 4/30-5/4

Free download from April 30, 2016 to May 4, 2016



Comments from American Author Florence Osmund on this book :

Told by the eldest daughter in an impoverished Indian family, “The Guilt Is Alive” is the bittersweet account of a young man’s journey to Jamaica in search of a means to contribute to the family’s income. 84 more words


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When everything you own is in a cart, life and living are difficult for many. This is a sad truth.

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Human Condition

End of the Year Banquet!

It is finally May and officially the last month until our goal ends (on the 27th)!  However, we are not giving up and don’t ever plan on it. 474 more words


Homelessness in the Elderly

Homelessness is a problem in Canada, especially among the elderly. As the elderly population increases, so does the elderly homeless population. Typically, homeless research focuses on young adults. 358 more words

Social Policy