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"I can't afford to get married!" is a stupid excuse

“I can’t afford to get married!”

Translation: “I don’t have the money right now to have the wedding of my dreams! Therefore, I’m not going to bother getting that ‘piece of paper’.” 1,492 more words

Pretending Like I Know Anything

Washington State Proposes More Gun Controls

© Sherman Dye, Jan. 23, 2016

I hate to keep writing about this, really.  It’s like beating a dead horse, only the horse keeps getting back up.   655 more words

Child rights every parent must know and why they are important

With the creation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child or (UNCRC) which was adopted by the UN in November 1989 and with one hundred ninety four countries showing support by signing up, the world was introduced for the first time to a powerful idea that can be used as a catalyst for change in the way human beings should be treating their children. 1,018 more words

Child Exploitation Protection

Devoy pushes the invisible Christmas

Last week Dame Susan Devoy joined the movement to make Christmas invisible. The Auckland Migrant Service was just being “inclusive” she said, in excluding Christmas from its year-end function invitation. 335 more words

Ewen McQueen

BIKERS AGAINST CHILD ABUSE

MISSION:  Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA) exists with the intent to create a safer environment for abused children. We exist as a body of Bikers to empower children to not feel afraid of the world in which they live. 127 more words

MISCELLANEOUS

Name Calling....When Will It Stop?!

This week my daughter was called something, a name that was so unlike her.  If you know her, you would be as shocked as I was.   399 more words

God

Who Will Protect the Children?

“You can lock people inside a burning house, you can close the front door, but they will find a way out.”

That’s how Michelle Brané, director of the Migrant Rights and Justice program at the Women’s Refugee Commission, explained why women and unaccompanied children are willing to risk their lives to come here. 655 more words

Living From The Heart