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  1. 2016 Workers' Voice Tour: "Boycott Wendy's!" March 21, 2016 1:07 PM by Nicholas Laccetti
    For years, United Methodists have supported the efforts of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and their allies to persuade maj… Read More
  2. Communion With* The Poor September 06, 2013 12:20 PM by Autumn Dennis
    This article is the first in a series of reflections on my experience this summer living and working at the Open Door Community in Atlan… Read More
  3. Offering Support (and Chocolate) for Valentine's Day February 06, 2012 9:10 AM by Linda Bloom
    In 2003, I met a soft-spoken farmer from the Dominican Republic who convinced me that the phrase “fair trade” is not just an… Read More
  4. What Am I Really Paying? October 11, 2011 11:21 AM by Lisa Talbott
    I am appalled. I’m disgusted. I’m outraged. And perhaps most of all, I’m ashamed. I have worked at the North Carolina … Read More

About This Blog

Read and comment on a range of personal reflections and perspectives about poverty and Ministry with the Poor. Our goal is to attract diverse voices and points of view from United Methodists and friends, including people and communities living in conditions of poverty, other experts, religious leaders, community organizers, advocates, policy makers, volunteers, and all engaged in Ministry with the Poor.

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  2. children
  3. Mutuality
  4. us and them
  5. Power
  6. self and other
  7. hospitality
  8. Family
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  10. Neighbors
  11. Jobs
  12. poverty rate
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  14. Civil Rights
  15. stereotyping
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  19. unemployment
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  21. Minorities
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