Daily Archives: May 15, 2013

Gatsby Meets the Great Catsby

On getting rich and getting children: “One thing’s sure and nothing’s surer/ The rich get richer and the poor get – children./ In the meantime,/ In between time–” F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby, Ch. 5

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Report: There are 3000 Child Soldiers in India

Originally posted on World:
Last year, suspected insurgents in northeast India’s Manipur state abducted three teenage boys. Despite a missing-persons complaint and a police search, they were never found. In Manipur, as well as several other Indian states, it is…

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