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Speak, by Laurie Halse Anderson


Excellent book. I have recommended to a number of my high school students. Our school students perform yearly at a Consent Assembly. We will have a discussion on the true stories presented at the assembly. This novel is about a … Continue reading

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The Sacrifice of Tamar, by Naomi Ragan


This was a book I read until exhaustion each night for about the last week. Tamar is a member of an ultra-orthodox Jewish community in Orchard Park, New York. Everything seems perfect to her. She is attractive, pious, has married … Continue reading

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Too Many Sexually Charged Images Available to Kids


WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT in this linked article. http://jeffwinbush.com/2009/11/01/has-porn-made-rape-a-spectator-sport/ I came across the above post on word press and largely agree with the author’s point of view. It is a worthwhile article to read if you deal with young people. With … Continue reading

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