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Bearing witness: Genocide and our refusal to do anything about it

When you are in a room talking about genocide, your world seems so small. I have been writing for a wonderful Christian paper, The Good News Florida for some time now, and it never ceases to amaze me when I look around at the place or person I have been assigned to cover. Sometimes the assignments seem… Continue reading Bearing witness: Genocide and our refusal to do anything about it

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Eugenics and other reasons I left birth control behind

“At a March 1925 international birth control gathering held in New York City, a speaker warned of the menace posed by the “black” and “yellow” peril. The man was not a National Socialist (Nazi) or a leader of the Ku Klux Klan. The speaker was Dr.S. Adolphus Knopf, a member of Margaret Sanger’s American Birth… Continue reading Eugenics and other reasons I left birth control behind