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CHILD’S PLAY?

by Kathie MM While my younger siblings and I were growing up, my mom wrote regular letters to her mom down in Florida about our adventures, mishaps, squabbles, reconciliations, etc. The letter below, written by my mom on February 6, … Continue reading

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Trump Has Taken A Page Straight From The Hitler Playbook

by Steven Reisner And you shall not mistreat a stranger, nor shall you oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.” ― Exodus 22:20 As a child, I lived in two worlds: the world that I shared … Continue reading

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Human Kindness: America’s Positive People

by Charles Bayer* Last week I described how I have often encountered America’s positive people — those I know, as well as complete strangers who have gone out of their way to be gracious and helpful. This week I want … Continue reading

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Syrian Refugees and the Earth Household, Part 2.

By Guest Author Dana Visalli The second camp I visited in my visit to Lebanon was considered more hazardous than the first. It is much larger and has been in place longer; a raid there a year ago netted many … Continue reading

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