Is my service changing the world or only myself? Is that enough?

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Hallelujah the Saviors are Here

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Audio

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Rachel Smith wrote the poem, "Hallelujah the Saviors are Here," when she was 18 years old and a member of the Kenwood Academy Slam Poetry team. She performed this poem…

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Cutting Up an Ox

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Reading

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Little is known about the life of Chuang-Tzu, a renowned and influential Chinese Taoist philosopher who lived during the fourth century BCE. He is believed to have been from the…

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The Gift

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Reading

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British writer Ian Parker lives in New York and writes for the New Yorker. "The Gift" is the true story of Zell Kravinsky, a real-estate mogul and philanthropist who liquidated…

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Earliest Impressions

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Reading

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Jane Addams, founder of Chicago's Hull House and winner of the 1931 Nobel Peace Prize, begins her famous Twenty Years at Hull-House with recollections of her "earliest impressions" of the…