In July 2004, London was sitting in 4th place out of the 5 contenders to host the 2012 Olympic games, but just a year later, on 6th July, 2005, the International Olympic Committee awarded the 2012 Olympics to London. 763 more words
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Alex Morgan is arguably, the most famous female soccer player on the planet, and could be the most famous soccer player period.
She made headlines nationally and locally when she left the Portland Thorns to join the Orlando Pride in the NWSL last year as the Pride began their inaugural season in the league. 275 more words
I recently sat down with a group of Black thirty year old and forty year old newly trained mentors. Their alma mater (HS) were embroiled in a scandal this time last year, when a group of black kids created a twitter hashtag that revealed their experience at this “elite” public high school. 1,123 more words
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On one of the days while He was teaching the people in the temple and preaching the gospel, the chief priests and the scribes with the elders confronted Him, and they spoke, saying to Him, “Tell us by what authority You are doing these things, or who is the one who gave You this authority?” Jesus answered and said to them, “I will also ask you a question, and you tell Me: Was the baptism of John from heaven or from men?” They reasoned among themselves, saying, “If we say, ‘From heaven,’ He will say, ‘Why did you not believe him?’ But if we say, ‘From men,’ all the people will stone us to death, for they are convinced that John was a prophet.” So they answered that they did not know where it came from.