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Posts Tagged ‘social conscience’

President Obama’s Wise Decision on Cuba – Good for Cuba and Good for the U. S.

Monday, April 6th, 2009

Thank you, Mr. President, for doing what should have been done long ago, by moving forward to open up diplomatic and trade relations with Cuba.Not only is it the right thing to do from a human rights point of view, it will enhance the economies of both the United States and Cuba at a time when any stimulus to economic activity is an answer to prayer.


401(k) Alert – Employees, Beware!

Monday, February 9th, 2009

While the headlines in the media are all about the stimulus bill coming out of Congress and the Treasury’s bailout plan, there has been little media attention being drawn to a disturbing and growing phenomenon that is seriously impacting the potential retirement savings for employees, namely, the cutback in the corporate match for employee 401(k) plans.


Where is the outrage at the treatment of the FLDS children?

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

Reading with horror about how small children are being separated from their parents and how siblings are being separated from each other by as much as hundreds of miles, with no sense of an end to this banishment, I keep asking, “What is the crime?” and “Who are the criminals?”