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Love 146

I’ve been talking a lot about human trafficking and child slavery here.  I don’t feel that I’ve given you something that you can do…I’ve put out a call to action without giving *something* to do. Today, I found this group … Continue reading

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Human Rights Day 2008

Today is the 60th Anniversary of Human Rights Day. Check out the Universal Declaration of Human Rights published by the United Nations. As an American, it’s really easy to look down my nose at other countries, thinking, “How can they possibly … Continue reading

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Chocolate…sigh

I’m having a tough time getting into the American ideal of the Christmas spirit this year.  I’ve always known that the world is a messed up place.  I’ve never owned rose-colored glasses. Recently, though, I feel like I’ve received new … Continue reading

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Chocolate tastes bitter today

The smell of Hershey’s chocolate fills the air of my home today.  My sister is baking Christmas cookies…today she made her specialty…chocolate peanut butter chip cookies.  I love chocolate.  Almost as much as I love coffee.  Almost. Unfortunately, I don’t … Continue reading

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I’d like a triple grande latte…

with a shot of the innocence of a child. I cannot remain silent.  I’ve tried.  I’ve wanted to leave this issue to others…people who are more compassionate than I; people who have more influence than I; people who are more … Continue reading

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Child slavery

Over the past week or so, Greta van Sustren (sp?) has been talking about the Natalie Holloway case.  You may or may not remember her…she was on vacation in Aruba and went missing. The initially thought she was killed, but … Continue reading

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