Inspiring the Revolution of Second. I am Second is a movement meant to inspire people of all kinds to live for God and for others. Actors. Athletes. Musicians. Business leaders. Drug addicts. Your next-door neighbor. People like you. The authentic stories on iamsecond.com provide insight into dealing with typical struggles of everyday living. These are [...]

Everyone has a deadly habit, a pattern of life and thought that enslaves us to sin -Live Second, Jesus offers life, forgiveness, and freedom.

#Child abuse: 3 CENTS FOR #SEX  Children should have the right to live a happy, healthy life. In some areas that is not possible.  At an early age, Liberian children are often encouraged by their parents to work the streets for money. A better lifestyle is possible, but only if children have the opportunity to become educated. Check out this infographic to see the devastating effects of the lack of education in Liberia.

INFOGRAPHIC: Children should have the right to live a happy, healthy life. In some areas, a healthy and happy life is not possible.

5 tips to eating healthy on an extreme poverty budget - part of the Live Below the Line challenge

Live Below the Line: 5 Tips to Eating Healthy on a Budget of Extreme Poverty

I'm curious how to eat healthy on a "poverty" budget! PNRL tips to eating healthy on an extreme poverty budget - part of the Live Below the Line challenge

Pregnancy and childbirth are the #1 killers of girls aged 15-19 worldwide — but as this infographic from The Girl Effect shows, investing just $17 in family planning (as in gynecological and prenatal care for pregnant women) and contraceptives can empower not only individual girls, but their entire communities.

What's The #1 Killer Of Girls Aged 15-19 Worldwide?

It begins outside a burning plantation hut in Louisiana... and an East Texas honky-tonk... and, without a doubt, in the heart of God.    I LOVED this book!!!! Having some roots in Louisianna this book took me back there!

A life changing book, if you never read another book, this one is a MUST. To read list.

Let's not sit back and watch as violence and oppression and human slavery and poverty happen to our neighbors around the world... let's treat them as if they were our own brother, our own sister, our own son or daughter. Let's stand up

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse, and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.

Why would those that have so much deprive those with so little?

I hate how minimum wage workers are made out to be lazy mooches when in reality it is the rich mooching off the poor.

Devastating Report Condemns Corporate Reform as Civil Rights Fraud - Living in Dialogue - Education Week Teacher

Response: A Good Reading Lesson Doesn't 'Put Standards Before Students' - Classroom Q&A With Larry Ferlazzo - Education Week Teacher

Nearly One-Third of Children With ADHD Still Have ADHD as Adults -Study conclusion- "ADHD should no longer be viewed as a disorder primarily affecting the behavior and learning of children, but as a major health condition with lifelong implications and need for effective treatment."

In-School Neurofeedback Training for ADHD: Sustained Improvements From a Randomized Control Trial

Educational Leadership is a magazine for educators by educators and includes among its readers principals, teachers, and administrators of every grade level and subject area. With a circulation of 175,000, EL is acknowledged throughout the world as an authoritative and readable forum of discussion about practices, policies, research, and trends affecting prekindergarten through higher education. As ASCD's flagship journal, Educational Leadership is committed to promoting excellence and…

How Poverty Affects Classroom Engagement- Educational Leadership - May 2013 - Page worth the minutes it takes to read

poverty simulation game.  Click on the "photo" and you will make decisions regarding food, rent, etc. See how far you get in the month.  We had to all do this at work.  I made it just over 3 weeks,

Poverty simulation game--Really cool, has some facts thrown and shows how hard it can be to be in poverty. At the end of the game there is a chance to donate to charity.

Without income or access to benefits getting old as an undocumented is a daunting challenge: "For the poorest seniors in the United States about 70 percent of their income comes from Social Security according to federal statistics. But undocumented seniors who do not qualify for this benefit and are twice as likely as the general population to live in poverty continue to depend on their day-to-day earnings." READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT DIGBOSTON.COM! #immigration #Boston

Without income or access to benefits getting old as an undocumented is a daunting challenge: "For the poorest seniors in the United States about 70 percent of their income comes from Social Security according to federal statistics. But undocumented seniors who do not qualify for this benefit and are twice as likely as the general population to live in poverty continue to depend on their day-to-day earnings." READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT DIGBOSTON.COM! #immigration #Boston

Mr. President, you have my genuine appreciation and respect. You are an amazing man and a building block of our future as a better US.

President, you have my genuine appreciation and respect. You are an amazing man and a building block of our future as a better US. Now drop that worse than NAFTA shit

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