Meet Each Need with Dignity. What does that look like?
I don't want my tax dollars to pay for all kinds of things. When my taxes are spent with the Military, I am not asked for an opinion about which brand of ammunition should be purchased. My Education tax dollars do not give me an invitation to decide which texts should be in the curriculum, … Continue reading Poor People Shouldn’t Buy…
A story of immigrants , Jews, family, love, and the American Dream. It is the story of a family running from Russian oppression . Now, more than when this movie was first released, it is relevant . "AMERICA, another fairy tale . .." It is on STARZ, tune in and watch.
Be a safety pin, don't be aweful.
When a woman is paid significantly less than a man is, and the man in her family is not in the home but she has children to feed : a boyfriend is as much an economical tool as he is an emotional partner. If men are paid more, then a man is needed to pay … Continue reading Blame the mother? Must we ?
Why Give? | MEND Poverty. from the 2012 blog at @MENDpoverty
I don't think I have told you that before. Sometimes the work prompts me to cry. Today I met with a man who does not know where his wife is, and does not feel he should remove his children from living with her parents because he is homeless. He sees them in the daytime and … Continue reading Sometimes I Cry