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"God Helps Those Who Help Themselves" Part 3 of "Shoot Christians Say"

“God helps those who help themselves.”

Most frequently, I hear the phrase from people in relation to the poor and/or homeless.  “Well, as the Bible says, ‘God helps those who help themselves.’” 627 more words

Other Stuff

Navigation Team Sweeps Ravenna Woods Encampment Despite Activist Barrier

by Kelsey Hamlin

Along a muddy path next to a section of the Burke Gilman trail in Ravenna, 25 activists joined the residents of a homeless encampment Wednesday hoping to halt a sweep. 2,223 more words

Social Justice

Access Durham: A catalyst for accessibility in Durham

If you’re a person with a disability and you’re struggling with something such as accessible transit, Access Durham may be able to help you.

Access Durham is an accessibility advocacy group started in February, 2016. 867 more words

Hard News

Be the Face of Your Student Organization

Does your program have an ALA Student Chapter? At University of Iowa, our student chapter is called the Library and Information Science Student Organization ( 798 more words

Professional Life

"Out of Reach" and "One of the Girls"


Hahahaha! I should pay you guys to listen to these two songs. What a funky recording! :P


“Out of Reach” and “One of the Girls” are two rock songs I wrote in the early ’80’s for the band Townsend, Wilson and Friends. 321 more words


Social Justice, Equality- is it only possible in theory?

Social Justice and Equality
A Bitter Truth
We talk about society, interrelationship between society and education, between education and development and mutual social relations with one another. 323 more words

Left-wing, free pass to abuse

Comedian Robert Webb has spent the last year lecturing all and sundry on gender stereotypes, which he says are very bad in his book How Not To Be a Boy. 419 more words