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[25 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Women and Men in BH Need Jobs, Hope

Sabina Pstrocki-Šehović
Bosnia and Herzegovina
“Those who know that each individual life exists within the life of the community, and that we can’t enjoy our lives segregated without worrying where our society goes, are aware of the fact that the most we can do for our communities is the least we can do.”
As an infrequent TV viewer I accidentally spotted an educated Bosnia-Herzegovina refugee guest on a TV show saying:
We Bosnians, I mean all the people who used to live here and who are now expatriated, or returnees, we are really used …

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[7 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Move Society Forward: An Interview with Ralph E. Moore Jr. (Part 2)

Nawal Rajeh interviewed Ralph E. Moore Jr., Community Organizer in Baltimore, MD, about his take on how the city and movements have changed since the African American Civil Rights Movement. Read part 1 of this interview here.

What have been the biggest issues you’ve been trying to address in your lifetime?
Economic justice is the one I’ve focused on most over the years. Various issues spill out from that; it’s been housing, it’s been hunger, it’s been education, it’s been jobs and it’s been anti-war. War efforts are costly, not just in …

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[9 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
Choosing Community Over Caution

Michele Mician
Palm Springs, CA USA 
“This year my mission is to actively respond to chaos with calm. To take negative experiences and see the good.”
I live a wonderful life. I have two homes… one in beautiful sunny southwest Florida and one in warm, sunny, and equally beautiful southern California. My work took me to California a few years ago. It is very rewarding and I venture to say I have my dream job. I work as a sustainability manager for a small local government. My job entails working on many projects …

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[30 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Women: What Are Your Career Dreams?

Melody R. Green
“Women of the World, I invite you to dare to dream your best and biggest career dream for yourself and your community. May all your career dreams come true, and may we change our world for the better because we dared to dream!”
I meet many people through my work. People who are in or out of work; people who are in work they loathe doing every day and some (a rare few) who love what they do every single minute of every day! The fortunate few, you might …