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Are you rich?

The two children were standing at my door, dressed in oversized coats.

“Please, do you have any old newspapers?”

I was very busy. I was about to say no, but when I saw that they were wearing sandals soaked in melted snow, I invited them in. 255 more words

Stories For Older Ones

Fighting slavery from Seattle

In 1993, an American senator wanted to help Bangla­deshi girls laboring in sweatshops, so he introduced legislation to ban imports made by workers under the age of fourteen. 924 more words


(Getting a Little Bit Woke with Kiona[dot]) Coffee Hits the Spot

It’s about time I made a reference to coffee.

I’ve been trying to get my introspection on lately, trying to figure out how I can make myself a better person for the people around me, the world as a whole, and also myself. 1,650 more words


The Genius of 2Pac

Artist Unknown – Courtesy of Pinterist 238 more words


Room to read

In 1998, John Wood was a rising executive at Microsoft when he took a vacation that changed his life. What started as a trekking holiday in Nepal became a spiritual journey and then a mission: to change the world one book and one child at a time by setting up libraries in the developing world. 596 more words