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Sunday, February 25, 2007

Anything Good Going On in Iraq?

I know, I know, every day we read horrible stories of bombs in markets, neighborhoods, and places of worship in Iraq. Check out this story of a few good things that are happening: clean water, new roads, renovated hospitals.

Virginia Apologizes for Slavery

The state of Virginia has issued an official statement of regret over its role in the horrendous slave trade of years past. So far, it is the only state to do so, but a very positive precedent has been set.

Go, Virginia!