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Hope and the #OccupyWallStreet Movement

A friend of mine recently called me, in a place of desperation, not sure where to turn. She recently lost her job – one she’d held for nearly a decade – a management position at a local food manufacturer. She and her husband have had an extremely bad run of luck this past year. He […]

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Syria Spinning Out of Control

The new week brings with it new reports of death in Syria, now entering its fifth week of protests. Most of the killing has occured in the¬†western Syrian town of Homs. Here, protesters were seen ripping pictures of President Bashar and his late father, Hafez, off the walls and calling for an end to the […]