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Poverty Overload: A depressing purge since I can’t stop crying

Yesterday I got the news that my uncle David is dying. Some people will be cynical about how much he means to me because of the fact that I’ve probably only spent a handful of days of my entire life … Continue reading

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Vomiting Subway Employee: Industry Standard

You’ve probably already heard the story of Elizabeth Taff, a 24 year old employee for the Subway sandwich chain who was fired when she left work after being taken to the hospital for a, very contagious, stomach virus. Everyone outside of the … Continue reading

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As Above, So Below: How Paganism taught me political and social humanity

For several days now I’ve been trying to cope with a health problem. I have diverticulitis but can’t get to a doctor for treatment. I only know I have this condition because I was hospitalized for a perforated bowel a … Continue reading

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Organizing my thoughts

There’s so much that’s happened over the past month that I really want to talk about. Unfortunately, I just can’t seem to get my thoughts organized. I’ve been reading a lot of fascinating books about the history of my little … Continue reading

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Christian based charities instead of a federal welfare program….not quite the way to go

The other day I posted, on my Facebook page, a picture with the words: If our government is based on Christian values why then would we not want it to help the poor feed the hungry or heal the sick? … Continue reading

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Being in the middle sucks

I’ve been using this thing as a platform for bitching about being in that obscure no-man’s-land called “Lower-Middle Class”. We are completely in the middle. We fall between being able to get food stamps and being able to eat. Our … Continue reading

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3 reasons why crowdfunding usually doesn’t work

3 Reasons why Crowdfunding only works in theory The idea behind crowdfunding, or crowdsourcing, is a good one. There’s something you need. You want to save kittens or maybe you finally want to get that weird fungus checked out by … Continue reading

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