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Double-Latte Project December 2011 – Emily’s List
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Double-Latte Project December 2011 – Emily’s List

This month’s Double-Latte selection is EMILY’s List otherwise known as Early Money Is Like Yeast List. Why EMILY’s List Unfortunately, the role of money in campaigns has increased dramatically and causes the accessibility to running for electoral office to be contingent on the access to millions of dollars, especially at the national level. To assist … Continue reading

Double-Latte Project November 2011: Witney’s Lights
AKA / Black America / Delaware / Double Latte Project / NonProfits / Philanthrophy / Relationships / República Dominicana / Violence Against Women / Women

Double-Latte Project November 2011: Witney’s Lights

So in the United States, October is known as Domestic Violence Awareness Month but internationally November is a time to acknowledge the issues around domestic violence specifically on 25 November, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. In conjunction with this day, this month’s Double Latte Selection features an organization working against Domestic … Continue reading

Double Latte Project October 2011 – Women’s Media Center
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Double Latte Project October 2011 – Women’s Media Center

This month’s selection, The Women’s Media Center, got my attention because I enjoyed that they do a little bit of everything when it comes to media. They create news media, train people in media and they do research around media issues (mainly the lack of women in mainstream media). According to the Women’s Media Center: … Continue reading

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Re: Jill Biden Description in Her Recent Op-Ed (11 Aug 2011)

Author’s Note: I recently wrote a letter to the Accuracy Department at USA Today in Response to my reading of a recent Op-Ed Dr. Jill Biden wrote on the Somali Famine Dear Mr. Jones, I recently read the Op-Ed that appeared in your paper, I read the article online, on 11 August 2011 written by … Continue reading

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Purpose Driven Life – Day 39

39 Days Down! Tomorrow to go! Today’s chapter talks about balance and how to maintain your spiritual health. The simple breakdown given in this chapter is that, “A great commitment to the Great Commandment and the Great Commission will make you a great Christian.” The chapter goes deeper into what this means and how it … Continue reading

Purpose Driven Life – Day 38
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Purpose Driven Life – Day 38

38 Days Down! Two Days to go! I’m still in shock that I am almost done with this book! Today’s topic is about how to be a World-Class Christian. This chapter continues the conversation around our fifth purpose which is missions. The focus today is on going outside of your circle and community to witness. … Continue reading