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Migrants, how should we handle this world wide crisis?

I believe that Migrants are fleeing their home countries because they have no choice and they are looking for help and need support to live a safe life. 447 more words

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Silencing

“I am afraid to speak.
Because I am afraid to speak, I speak all the time, cloaking and filling that central darkness that could be the productive void but is merely soul-chilling frightening emptiness. 246 more words

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brian donahue talk: can new england grow more food?

We are beyond delighted to announce that Brian Donahue, author of Reclaiming the Commons, will be speaking on the Maine Sail Freight Panel in Cambridge on September 2!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: From Every Angle

Beautiful day, light sea breeze, and a picnic dinner for two under a lovely tree – perfect from every angle on the last Friday evening of August. 51 more words

Photography

Treat Your Personal Library...Like a Library

Have you ever found yourself at a gathering at which a speaker says something along the lines of “it’s important to read”? Or perhaps you’ve found yourself at a gathering at which multiple speakers echo this sentiment? 1,215 more words

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Adjusting to Life as a Southern Belle

Hello again, Internet!

I am officially your most annoying Facebook friend, but I insist that is only because my life has been such a whirlwind that my only means of communication with friends and family has been the many, many photos I take along the way. 215 more words

"We're a 'broad church'"

Willy-nilly
Silly Labour
Laid a path
That led to farce,
So rich it made
The face palm
And the belly laugh
As vetted voters,
Left reflective, 83 more words

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