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Evening Prayer 7.29.15, Mary, Martha & Lazarus of Bethany, Friends of Jesus

People at once recognized him, and rushed about that whole region and began to bring the sick on mats to wherever they heard he was. 1,883 more words

Christianity

Un humanity

There’s people in over crowded Correctional Centre’s going on around the world.
Just cause people go to jail doesn’t mean they have hurt anyone. Many are in there for non violets crimes. 220 more words

Crime

Prisoners Could Soon Be Eligible For Financial Aid To Take College Courses Behind Bars

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some federal and state prisoners could soon be eligible for federal student aid to take college courses while behind bars.

The aid would come in the form of Pell grants, which are for low-income people and do not have to be repaid. 509 more words

News

Letters: Weighing in on expat voting rights

Losing touch with local issues

Re: A Canadian abroad weighs in on expat voting rights, July 27.

I must disagree with columnist Shannon Gormley regarding her right as an expatriate to vote in Canadian elections. 219 more words

Letters

Obama Administration Could Expand Pell Grant Eligibility to Prisoners

The Obama administration could soon unveil a plan that would make federal college grants available to prisoners.

On Monday, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan hinted… 125 more words

Administration Wants To Give Prisoners Access To Pell Grants

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some federal and state prisoners could soon be eligible for federal student aid to take college courses while behind bars.

The aid would come in the form of Pell grants, which are for low-income people and do not have to be repaid. 501 more words

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