With the holidays coming up, many of us are meeting relatives from our extended family. When they explain how they're related, some of the terms are confusing. This chart gives you an easy guide.
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Good advice to millennials!
The United States was the first country to recognize the State of Israel when President Harry Truman granted de-facto recognition eleven minutes after the proclamation of independence. Source: Christians United for Israel
William Wilberforce - modern slavery is still prevalent in the UK today. I didn't realise exactly how much.
“I wish it need not have happened in my time,“ said Frodo. "So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do.
Margaret Thatcher, first female Prime Minister of Brittain (1925–2013).
This is apparently the original version of Reinhold Niebuhr's prayer.
NOTE: This is the full prayer attributed to Karl Paul Reinhold Niebuhr reportedly written in 1926. Usually his "Serenity Prayer" is quoted using the first 2 verses only.