If you know me at all, you know that I am passionate about freedom – having a choice – for women and girls. Human trafficking is evil and it is all around us. Twitter and the Internet are teeming with #bringbackourgirls – and rightly so! This is a blatant example of devaluing human life and …
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Most refugees arriving in China, which are 75 percent women, usually end up in the hands of â€œbrokersâ€. Brokers are a â€œnecessary evilâ€, claims Kim, whoâ€™s missionary on the Chinese border often deals with brokers to pay for refugees. Once in Kimâ€™s care, the refugees are provided information on how to utilize the â€œUnderground Railroadâ€ to successfully navigate to South Korea.
[taken fromÂ http://www.indybikehiker.com/2012/03/divine-cry-rings-in-our-ears.html] “Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer once found himself walking through the streets of Kolkata, India, so enraged by the poverty that he wanted to scream at God,Â ‘How can you allow such suffering?’” “Then he came to a powerful realization:Â ‘In the suffering of the poor God was screaming at me, in fact at all of us and …
If you will take a stand for freedom by signing your name to the following petition to President Obama, click here! Dear President Obama: On January 1, 2013, our country will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. Although slavery is illegal almost everywhere in the world today, it endures at home and …
[Title from Forbes article] If you’ve been under a rock and haven’t seen or heard ofÂ #KONY2012, here’s a link. It’s a VERY powerful display of the power of social media. The video has been viewed millions of times in the past few days, when the original goal was only 500,000 views in the year 2012. …