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Rosalie Mansion , Natchez

Most people know the years of the 1860s  in the United States as the Civil War, but did you know there are two other names of this war?  The War Between the States, and lastly The War of Northern Aggression … Continue reading

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Longwood, An Unfinished Dream

An Oriental Villa for Natchez Longwood was designed by Philadelphia architect Samuel Sloan for Haller and Julia Nutt, Mississippi natives and members of Natchez’s cotton  planter elite. Construction of the grand, octagonal edifice began in 1860 but was halted in … Continue reading

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Discovery in the Mexican Reservoir

400-year-old church re-emerges from beneath Mexican reservoir Jess Staufenberg,The Independent | Oct 18, 2015, 06.25 PM IST The remains of a mid-16th century church known as the Temple of Santiago, as well as the Temple of Quechula, is visible from … Continue reading

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“Amazing Grace”. . . . . .Inspirational Power of Words. . . . . .

William Wilberforce is the protagonist  of this film. Wait?  Didn’t John Newton write “Amazing Grace?” Yes, he did after his life as a slave ship captain, being imprisoned as a slave himself, and a life changing  conversion.  In the film … Continue reading

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Three Life Changing Minutes. . . . .

Gary Haugen, founder of International Justice Mission speaking at TED. I hope you will take the three minutes to hear these highlights.  I was at the simulcast of the conference but due to a previous commitment , I didn’t hear … Continue reading

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International Justice Mission’s Work in the World

This is the work of IJM in the world.  They work with governments the police, legal community ,  and social workers   to over come the injustice in  the world and  end the impunity of evil which promotes slavery, sex … Continue reading

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333 Slaves Rescued in Second Largest Operation in IJM History

International Justice Mission is doing such wonderful work all over the world, but of late  they have been especially successful in India.  The new government has been very open  inviting IJM  to  join Indian  attorneys, social workers, and the police. … Continue reading

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