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Is the world waking up?

Lydia Polgreen from the New York wrote an excellent article about rape in South Africa.  In it I find both encouragement and outrage at injustice. What I find so encouraging (not the story itself, but the aftermath):  In Bredasdorp South Africa Anene Booysen was able to tell police who rape her before she died of […]

Courage House

Courage House is an organization that is really quite remarkable.  They are rescuing children out of being prostituted for their basic needs, such as food, a bed, shelter, etc.  We give to them so I get emails and I liked this one because of what they are discovering.  Meeting physical needs and providing safety and […]

More Justice…Good News

The following is an article someone sent me and it is just too good not share here.  For those that might have missed the current news on this I hope you enjoy! “Church official sentenced in sex-abuse cover-up Published: July 24, 2012 10:23 PM By MARYCLAIRE DALE. The Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — The first U.S. […]

Justice

I am sure survivors around the world are cheering at the justice Penn State is facing.  Justice is a rare commodity for us survivors.  The following is the latest: “July 24, 2012 12:45 PM News Summary: Moody’s may downgrade Penn State THE REVIEW: Moody’s Investors Service said Tuesday it is reviewing its rating on Penn […]

What About the Children?

At the risk of of over commenting here on this Sandusky thing,  I just was so struck by an article “Sandusky investigation turns up emails” by Mike Dawson, McClatchy Newspapers, that I will not just let it go.  The article describes how three Penn State officials were emailing about the incident where Sandusky was seen […]

Catching Up

Hello all, we just returned from a nice trip visiting some of our country’s (USA) national parks, landmarks, and even getting to stay in a national historic hotel.  We went through the Oregon caves.  So fascinating.  We wanted to do the 3 hour off trail caving experience but were too early in the year. Back […]

Devastating

What is it about us?  Why do we allow the sacrifice of our children?  What is our resistance to saving and protecting our children?  It is a sacred obligation that we as a people have an obligation to do.  What is wrong with our value system that we fail so miserable to do so? Is […]

She says it like it is…Christiane Amanpour

November 20, 2011 on ABC This Week  Christiane Amanpour was a delightful surprise.  I was enjoying a mug of hot coffee and reading the Sunday paper.  While my husband watches this show regularly, I have never done so.  All of the sudden I hear this woman say the true and right words for what Jerry […]