Archives: 2009 April

Only YOU Can Prevent…

April 29th, 2009, No Comments

Forest Fires? No, we don’t need Smoky the Bear here but the same spirit of responsibility is required. Yes, you. If you witness someone in the forest dropping a lit match and do nothing, you burn along with the rest of the squirrels. I was reading Maureen Dowd’s latest commentary on the torture issue. Entitled, […]

The Newest Battle in Afghanistan Begins

April 16th, 2009, No Comments

The will to live freely is incredibly powerful and women in Afghanistan today are risking their lives to free themselves and their sisters. The battle will affect women in every country, including the United States. In today’s New York Times*, a courageous group of women held a protest against legislation, signed into law by President […]

Our Moral Compass Turns in Circles

April 11th, 2009, No Comments

We lost true North along the way Humanity Even for Non-Humans by Nicholas Kristof I applaud Mr. Kristof’s incredible bravery in his long and heartbreaking fight for the people of Darfur and other locales where genocide plays out before the eyes of the conscienceless nations of the globe. He forces us to see the consequences […]

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