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Growing Pains

When my younger son was an early teen, he often complained that his legs hurt. This was a serious problem because his life revolved around basketball. The doctor said these were growing pains and that as he got older, they would … Continue reading

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“The Opposite of Poverty is Justice” – Part 2

I’m reading Bryan Stevenson’s book Just Mercy, A Story of Justice and Redemption.  It is both brutally honest and extraordinarily encouraging.  As  Desmond Tuto says, “Bryan Stevenson is America’s young Nelson Mandela, a brilliant lawyer fighting with courage and conviction … Continue reading

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“The Opposite of Poverty is Justice” – Part 1

Bryan Stevenson is the executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama, and a professor of law at New York University Law School.  He has won relief for dozens of condemned prisoners, argued five times before the Supreme … Continue reading

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