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Capitalism Hits Home: Capitalism, Socialism and Communism – Part 1

Capitalism Hits Home: Capitalism, Socialism and Communism – Part 1

Hello, this is Dr. Harriet Fraad on Capitalism Hits Home, an interpersonal update. This is a show about the intersection of capitalism, class, and our personal lives. Today’s podcast on Capitalism Hits Home is about what is class? What is a class revolution? What does it mean when we talk about feudalism, capitalism, state capitalism, socialism, and communism? These are words bandied about, but we don’t really know what they mean, and we don’t learn about these revolutions in school….

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Finding Freedom as a Grace Based Mom Part 1 – Jeannie Cunnion

Finding Freedom as a Grace Based Mom Part 1 – Jeannie Cunnion

my boys were in the backyard fighting and I went to my oldest son then I I kind of lifted him up and I looked at his eyes and cuz he was hurting his little brother and I said who does something like that and he looked at me with tears in his eyes and he said I guess someone like me welcome to the focus on the family broadcast helping families thrive hey Jeannie welcome back to February you…

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TOMICA Thomas and Friends Short 43: Thomas in America

TOMICA Thomas and Friends Short 43: Thomas in America

“DieselD199’s TOMICA Thomas & Friends” “Short 43: Thomas in America” NARRATOR: Thomas was happily travelling across the American State of Arizona I have no idea how I got here NARRATOR: He was travelling very quickly A bit too quickly Oh look, there’s an unrealistically sharp bend up ahead What could possibly go – OH MY GOODNESS! Ow! Ugh! Ow! Ow Uh-oh Oh nooo! (gasps) (rock crunches) Oh! (rock crunches) (Thomas whinces) (rock crunches) Argh! Ow… My undercarriage… (gasps) Ow! “Welcome…

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America’s Biggest Issues: Marriage

America’s Biggest Issues: Marriage

Families are the building blocks of civilization. They are personal relationships, but they greatly shape and serve the public good. Strong families make for strong communities. Conversely, family breakdown harms society as a whole. That’s why America’s declining marriage rate is a real problem. While on the surface this might not seem like an issue that you and I need to care about, the decline in marriage has a significant impact on each and every one of us. From the…

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About Children’s Service Society of Utah

About Children’s Service Society of Utah

Encarni Gallardo: We provide support services that are very meaningful to maintain the safety and the health of the children no matter what situation the family is (in). About 10 years ago these kids came into our lives that had these great little smiles and they’d get dropped off to us on a Friday and sometimes their parents wouldn’t come pick them up on on Sundays. That was the beginning of “We can’t do this anymore” We were worried about…

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The Origins of the Orphan Train Movement & the Children’s Aid Society

The Origins of the Orphan Train Movement & the Children’s Aid Society

A man named Charles Loring Brace had moved to New York from Connecticut about this time and was appalled by what he saw. Having studied theology, he was unsure that a church ministry would be his calling. Instead, he chose to work with the poor at a New York City mission. Wahlmeier: “He had seen the poverty of New York firsthand and wanted to do something about it.” Brace observed, “the truth seems to be that each infant needs one…

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Australian of the Year: Julia Rollings, children’s rights advocate #AOTY2020 #ausoftheyear

Australian of the Year: Julia Rollings, children’s rights advocate #AOTY2020 #ausoftheyear

As a foster carer, I’ve often walked into hospital rooms to pick up a new baby that’s going to be with us for a while. Sometimes the baby is on their own in a cot, but without the balloons and the cards that welcome newborn babies in other places. A couple of years ago, we brought home a little guy, he’d been born at the hospital. And unfortunately, he’d been left there. He was born drug affected and alcohol affected,…

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