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The Long Nap That Wasn't

(content warning – I’m talking about the time I nearly killed myself here.) 823 more words

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Greece: Hundreds of Migrants Killed in Latest Mediterranean Shipwreck

On April 19, staff of International Organization for Migration traveled to Kalamata, Greece to gather information from witnesses to a reported shipwreck that may have caused the deaths of upwards of 400 migrants and refugees in the Mediterranean Sea. 491 more words

Armed Conflict

Documentary: A Gift To Us All "He Named Me Malala"

Malala Yousafzai, a winner of millions of hearts, sacrifices herself for children worldwide. Even as a young child she talked like an experienced woman of 40 years. 225 more words

Humanity Matters

Survivor Wall - Caroline Abbott

My husband of 20 years, who held many leadership positions in our church, walked into our kitchen one day when I was eating lunch and calmly said, “I hope you die. 1,784 more words

Domestic Violence

Calling All Survivors - Will You Share Your Story?

Are you a survivor?  Forget Me Not Advocacy Group is creating a survivor wall and wants to share your story.  Our goal is to raise awareness, educate our society on the prevalence of abuse, and to support those healing from domestic violence, child abuse, and rape.   57 more words

Domestic Violence

National Child Abuse Prevention Month: What I Learned From Photographing Nature

I have always enjoyed taking pictures. In the past I was focused on taking pictures of buildings and events. When I took pictures before 2013, I really didn’t see through my camera’s lens like I do now. 753 more words

Documentary: Nat Geo - The Forces Of Kurds And Yazidis Fight ISIS

Today, ISIS controls over a third of Iraq. The Kurdish and their underdog army defend their home against the world’s most feared and ruthless threat. Journalist Neil Shea travels to the heart of Kurdistan to meet the men and women fighting the DAESH. 168 more words

Armed Conflict