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Beyond the Symbolism of the Women's March

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I firmly believe that one person can make a big difference, the kind that alters lives and delivers outcomes that are radically different without that person's influence. In my life I have been lucky to experience having a champion who backs me, believes in me, and holds the space for me to be the fullest version of myself.

Texas Mosque Flooded With Nearly $1 Million In Donations After Fire

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Supporters have donated nearly $1 million to help rebuild a Texas mosque that burned down on Saturday. 

Three days after setting up a fundraising page online, leaders at the Victoria Islamic Center were shocked to see that they had already surpassed their previous goal of $850,000, thanks to donations from over 20,000 people.

9 Pro-Refugee Groups Standing Up To Trump's Ban

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Donors raised an unprecedented amount of money for the American Civil Liberties Union over the weekend in response to President Donald Trump’s anti-immigrant executive order.

Holding Space For Someone

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The other day I was reading an article and it mentioned how there are times in life when we need to hold the space for someone. This is when we are present for a person completely without asking for anything in return.

In The Documentary 'Midsummer In Newtown,' Sandy Hook Families Use Art To Heal

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In the face of tragedy, there must come hope. The community of Newtown, Connecticut, realized as much in the wake of 2012’s Sandy Hook Elementary shootings. If you know where to look, the hope that has poured out of that town over the past few years is overwhelming.

The new documentary “Midsummer in Newtown” explores local efforts to use art as a healing tool, specifically through a children’s theater production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Above, The Huffington Post has an exclusive clip from the movie, which opens in New York on Friday and expands to additional theaters next week. 

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