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Rick Loek – advocate for the underdog

– For one night only –  You likely remember these – American Express Traveler’s Cheques, don’t leave home without them.  So the story goes. Then imagine you are a family of four traveling across country.  You’ve receive cash and you want to be safe.  You convert the cash to traveler’s cheques – brilliant move.   Further imagine you are … Read more Rick Loek – advocate for the underdog

Stigma – what would you do

As the last couple of weeks have unfolded I’ve seen many aspects of humanness that I’ve not seen or perhaps simply ignored. Stigma – what a sharp and stinging word!  You don’t even know what the stigma is associated with and you already know it hurts.  There is meaning being created.  Or even worse – … Read more Stigma – what would you do

San Jose Homeless camps – creativity is what we need

A duck walks into a restaurant and asks, “do you serve duck?” When you read that you don’t instantly yell out, “Ducks don’t talk!” When someone speak about homeless people – most seem to say this issue is bad, these people need to go! I say, we, society, need to set aside all that we … Read more San Jose Homeless camps – creativity is what we need