Category Archive: News and Reports

Link

http://www.examiner.com/article/fbi-rescues-79-children-from-sex-trafficking-across-the-u-s-24-ca

Posted con the move.

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Jun 14

[Less than 24 hours] Tick tock

It is now less than 24 hours before departure. Wow. It is finally happening. Things starting feeling more real after I got my traditional summer Mohawk yesterday at noon. Tonight we will have a prayer and farewell meeting at the house, and then, tomorrow at sunrise, about 6:15 am, we will be on the road. …

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Jun 12

[3 more days] Getting ready and two stories from opposite ends of the globe

With just 72 hours, more or less, I am now getting reaching a bit of a feverish pace.  In about an hour I will go meet with Joe Krebs, who has agreed to give the bike what I pray is the final look over.  This is one of those days when I am hoping to …

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Jun 08

In a week; My world is being squeezed through a funnel

Only eight more days.   God willing, a week from today, at this time I will be arriving into Amarillo, in the company of my friends Don Taylor and Mel Maresh.  In the mean time, convergences are wrecking havoc with my nerves. Our house closing will not happen on Monday as expected.  It will, hopefully, …

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Jun 06

[9 days 2 departure] Spreading the word through CNN

I know, the title say it all.  It is 9 days before departure.  My life is very hectic to say the least.  We are still in the midst of moving, even though we now have been living in the new [rented] house, but we still have a few things in storage, and the old house …

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Jun 05

[10 days 2 go] News report on Awareness development in Vietnam

This is the final stretch.  Funding has now reached 23,79% With 10 days to go, continuing to settle under a new roof, and funders still proving contributions for the Polaris Project, IJM, and Redeemed Ministries of Houston, I came across this report from the MTV eXit campaign in Vietnam.  I am sorry I did not know about it …

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May 30

[16 days 2go] Reports and news from the field: “I am a victim, not a criminal”

With 16 days before departure, I am getting a bit nervous.  But most things are now lined up where they need to be, so it will be just a matter of finessing the last details. On the other hand, the battle for the oppressed by human trafficking continues. The video below is a call for …

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May 24

[21 days 2 go] Stories from the front: She Has a Pimp’s Name Etched on Her

With 21 days before departure, I want to share with you the story below, written by Nicholas Kristof, of the New York Times. This, and 27,000,000 stories like this one, is what keeps me in this battle, every day. She Has a Pimp’s Name Etched on Her By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF We think of branding as …

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May 21

26 days to go: more getting ready while the fight on trafficking continues

With 26 days to go, and funds raised being very close to 16%, I spent yesterday prepping the motorcycle for the trip, changing the mud guard, tightening bolts, and, yep, learning how to change wheels.  It is amazing that to remove the wheel in this motorcycle, and others too, you need to remove brake calipers and antilock …

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May 20

Stockholm Syndrome in the Pimp-Victim Relationship – NYTimes.com

Understand that the chains of modern day slavery are primarily emotional. http://kristof.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/03/stockholm-syndrome-in-the-pimp-victim-relationship/

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