THE MEANING OF LIFE

29 May, 2018

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Does human life make sense? What is it? We appear in the world but no one has asked us permission or any opinion. Anyway, we could not respond it due to our deep and extreme weakness and indigence which we born. Read the rest of this entry »

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Condoms are not the answer

22 May, 2018

Condoms are not of sufficient strength to guarantee that they will not break. A good comparative experiment shows that 60% of condoms do not maintain global standards of safety. It was assured by an investigation conducted in the program “Strengthening consumer organizations of Latin America and the Caribbean in the process of normalization”, released by Consumers International and reaffirmed by the International Research and Testing in UK and the Consumers Union of United States group. Read the rest of this entry »


ABORTION

8 December, 2017

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The other day I read a terrible case. I do not know if consider it done because what appears on the Internet is not always true. This was an interview to an Argentine young woman who was serving a sentence for having murdered with a knife her newborn baby. In Argentina the abortion is still illegal and by the tone of the interview it was deducted the following thesis: the young woman had had a relationship with an older man who had abandoned her when she was pregnant. Snowed by these circumstances, she finished doing what she had done and served a serious sentence by this. Read the rest of this entry »


NECC Alumna to Receive National Honor

2 November, 2017

 

    A national women’s advocacy group was so impressed with Lawrence resident Rosemary Hernandez’s journey from high school dropout to MBA candidate, that it selected her from a pool of national candidates as one of 25 women to receive its Women of Triumph Award in Washington, D.C. in February. Read the rest of this entry »


Volunteers wanted to participate in work group on youth suicide prevention

31 October, 2017

   Volunteers wanted to participate in work group on youth suicide prevention

    NAMI NH in collaboration with the Suicide Prevention Partnership and the Irving and Barbara C. Gutin Charitable Foundation will be working on a three year project focused on preventing suicide in teens and young adults in New Hampshire. The Frameworks Project will develop comprehensive protocols to assist communities in responding to youth suicide events (suicide talk, attempts, and completions). Read the rest of this entry »


Of Dreams and Nightmares: Some Quijotes, Many Dulcineas

31 October, 2017

    Recently we embarked in a massive daydream of baseball games won which ended with nightmares of aspirations lost. Those feelings made me think of dreams. Ever since I was a child growing up in a country of Spanish traditions, the name of Don Quijote de la Mancha was very much a part of my literate world. Of course, the book, written by Don Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra, was no easy reading and it was not until I was in my teens that I had the time, patience, opportunity or school requirement to make me assimilate it. Read the rest of this entry »


MAN AND WOMAN

31 October, 2017

   I know to be politically incorrect to show disagreement in this subject, but it is an issue highly topical and so important that it warrants some lines. Read the rest of this entry »