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Review of At the Dark End of the Street by Danielle L. McGruire

Note: I usually include the subtitle of the book in the title of the post but this one was very long and so I decided not to. 538 more words

Feminism

3rd Sunday After Easter - Church Back Home - April 26, 2015

Doing this Mass gave the celebrant a lesson in humility. I’m not going to share what and if you see it, please I already know. The Sacrament is valid. 89 more words

Friday's reasons to fear for humanity: Europe is full. Try another continent

1. Bob Rae, Alberta is calling

It’s not often we can legitimately declare something “historic” has happened, but Thursday’s debate between the party leaders in Alberta may have been just that. 839 more words

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A Woman On The $20?

For eons, Andrew Jackson has graced the front of the $20 bill in this country. Remember him and his presidency? Of course you don’t. But that’s ok…this isn’t about him anyway. 483 more words

Politics

Tired... Day 23 April PAD

Tired…

She was so tired…

Tired of the struggle…

Tired of the inequity…

Tired of being treated

as something other

than human

The bus doors open… 135 more words

Poetry

The Free-Range Parenting Firestorm

By Steven Wright (United States)

By now, many of you have heard the story about the Meitiv family in Silver Spring, MD and their “free-range” parenting style who have been investigated by CPS for child neglect simply because they have allowed their kids to walk to and from their local park on their own. 835 more words

United States

Q: Quotes from the finalists for the Women on $20s campaign #AtoZChallenge

In the United States, there is a movement to replace Andrew Jackson with a woman on the $20 bill. There are four finalists. If you’d like to know more on the campaign and cast your vote, visit… 14 more words

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