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Sex trade in Philadelphia…alive and well

Last night, I had wine with friends at a Center City wine bar after the fireworks. Across the street from this fancy pants wine bar there were prostitutes.  Apparently the corner across from where I was sitting is where the … Continue reading

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The faces of Philadelphia

The other night, as I was driving home from my friends’ house, way too late, reality smacked me in the face like a 2×4.   You see, I have no rose-colored glasses when it comes to what goes on in … Continue reading

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My take on Taken

DISCLAIMER: If you’ve yet to see the movie and don’t want to know details, STOP READING NOW.  Consider yourself warned. Taken was a great movie.  You can see the trailer here. I was fully invested in the movie from the start. … Continue reading

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Yeah, prostitution should be legal

Everytime I hear an argument for prositution being legalized, it makes me want to slap that person into reality.  99.9% of women do NOT check off prostitution as a career choice.  Places where sex-for-sale is legal are hubs for human … Continue reading

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Silence is not complacency

Apparently, the fact that I blogged against child slavery pissed someone off.  They called me a curse word.  I have a word to say.  Whatever. I know I’ve been silent on human trafficking, child slavery and the sex trade for … Continue reading

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It’s Friday night, and

Somewhere, not far from where you and I live, there is a child that is being raped…I mean prostituted to any bidder. Somewhere, not far from where you and I live, there is a woman who has been kidnapped, brought … Continue reading

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More questions than answers

I am becoming consumed with human trafficking.  I want to make a difference.  I want to be a part of helping to set the captives free.  I have a lot of ideas to help families get out of poverty so … Continue reading

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Connections

There have been times that I wanted to do something, but nothing fell into place, when I’ve had ideas that just never took form.   Then, there’s this.  God has blown my mind over the past week or two since my … Continue reading

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Unsettled

A question was asked today on Anne Jackson’s blog…would you die for someone’s freedom?  My answer to this question is, I believe, the root of my unsettledness.   I remember being seven years old, sitting on the olive green wool … Continue reading

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