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Please see <A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com">http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com</A> for a chronological archive, or to comment on any news story.<BR>
Glenn<BR>
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The most widely reported story of the week was about an alumnus of Friends Seminary and her experience there, in New York City:<BR>
<B>Quaker Schools /Arts /Film/Peet/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-schools-arts-filmpeet.html">For Amanda Peet's sake, 'A Lot Like Love'</A>/USA Today/All/ALL/USA/21-Apr-05<BR>
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The most inspiring story of the week was about a Friend whom I've met and with whom I"ve corresponded for a few years:<BR>
<B>Arts/Music/Religious Faith/Roberts, Arthur</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/artsmusicreligious-faithroberts.html">Troubadour of the road to heaven</A>/OregonLive.com/Portland/OR/USA/22-Apr-05<BR>
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Other Stories which were published include:<BR>
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<B>War/WWII/Media/TV</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/warwwiimediatv.html">Bunraku puppets tell saga of 'Hiroshima Maiden'</A>/Arizona Republic/Phoenix/AZ/USA/22-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Simplicity/</B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/simplicity.html">KAYAK.COM</A>/Globe and Mail/Toronto/Ontario/Canada/20-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Silence/Obituary</B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/silenceobituary.html">One year later, students remember Elser</A>/Johns Hopkins News-Letter/Baltimore/MD/USA/22-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Religious Faith /Religious Diversity/Humor/</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/religious-faith-religious.html">Rabbi who helps to lighten our load</A>/Manchester Evening News/Manchester/England/UK/20-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Religious Faith</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/religious-faith.html">Striving for a friendlier world to live in</A>/Mason City Globe Gazette/Mason City/IA/USA/17-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Religious Diversity</B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/religious-diversity_25.html">Faith workshop opens paths for respect</A>/York Dispatch/York/PA/USA/19-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Quaker Schools /Politics and Economics/Violence/Slapstick/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-schools-politics-and_25.html">Pie-Faced</A>/Newsweek/ALL/ALL/USA/18-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Quaker Schools /Advanced Placement/</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-schools-advanced-placement.html">A Few Lucky Students Who Don't Need AP</A>/Washington Post/Washington/DC/USA/19-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Quaker History/Slavery /Underground Railroad/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historyslavery-underground_25.html">Mary Dugan earns grange honor for service</A>/Kennett Paper/Kennett Square/PA/USA/22-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Quaker History/Politics and Economics/Labor/</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historypolitics-and.html">Labor's Role in Baltimore‚Äôs History Fondly Recalled</A>/Media Monitors Network/Baltimore/MD/USA/18-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Quaker History/Business /Barclay/Gurney</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historybusiness-barclaygurney.html">Landmark year for Norfolk bank branch</A>/Norfolk Eastern Daily Press/Norfolk/England/UK/18-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Outreach/Western Yearly Meeting</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/outreachwestern-yearly-meeting.html">Grant money given to church will help them reachout to ...</A>/Mooresville / Decatur Times/Mooresville/IN/USA/20-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Outreach/Peace Activity/</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/outreachpeace-activity.html">A Proud Cause/</A>Winston-Salem Journal/Winston-Salem/NC/USA/23-Apr-05//<BR>
<B>Obituary /Public Schools/Library Science</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/obituary-public-schoolslibrary-science.html">Marian Dickinson</A>/Fairfield Daily Ledger/Fairfield/IA/USA/18-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Obituary /Crime and Punishment/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/obituary-crime-and-punishment.html">Victims remembered</A>/Cassopolis Vigilant/MI/USA/22-Apr-05///<BR>
<B>Membership Decline</B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/membership-decline.html">College Freshman Seeking More Than Degrees</A>/Kansas City infoZine/Kansas City/MO/USA/18-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Media/Silence</B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/mediasilence_25.html">Radio to broadcast the silent sound of worship</A>/Peninsula On-line/Qatar/M.E./23-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>International Conflict/Peace Activity</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/international-conflictpeace-activity.html">Offer olive branch for peace's sake</A>/Scotsman/Glasgow/Scotland/UK/23-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Humanitarian Assistance /Philanthropy/Kenya</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/humanitarian-assistance_25.html">'Blair hasn't come here, maybe he never will'</A>/Guardian/London/England/UK/23-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Humanitarian Assistance </B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/humanitarian-assistance.html">The Well, Jonesboro carriers team up</A>/Marion Chronicle Tribune/Marion/IN/USA/20-Apr-05//<BR>
<B>FCNL/War/Smith, Daniel</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/fcnlwarsmith-daniel.html">Soldier blogs bring the front line to the folks at home</A>/ABC News/ALL/ALL/USA/18-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Environment/Religious Diversity/Burt, Andy</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/environmentreligious-diversityburt.html">Maine churches take steps to tread more softly on the environment</A>/MaineToday.com/Portland/ME/USA/18-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Business/Recreation/Politics and Economics/George, Henry</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/businessrecreationpolitics-and.html">MONOPOLY Took a Meandering Route to Atlantic City</A>/Star-Ledger/Newark/NJ/USA/22-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Black Concerns/Protest/Quaker Upbringing</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/black-concernsprotestquaker-upbringing.html">Black youth declare end to Marching and Speeches</A>/Baltimore Times/Baltimore/MD/USA/22-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Arts/Quilts/</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/artsquilts.html">Local exhibit pieced together</A>/Newton Kansan/Newton/KS/USA/20-Apr-05<BR>
<B>Arts/Poetry/Whittier, John Greenleaf/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/artspoetrywhittier-john-greenleaf.html">'Barefoot Boy's' great-grandson traces family tree to Sheffield</A>/Kewanee Star Courier/IL/USA/19-Apr-05//<BR>
<B>Arts/Music</B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/artsmusic.html">day 1 of Ichthus</A>/Lexington Herald-Leader/Lexington/KY/USA/23-Apr-05<BR>
<B>AFSC/War/Counter Recruiting</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/afscwarcounter-recruiting_25.html">Military service workshop planned in Great Barrington</A>/Berkshire Eagle/Great Barrington/MA/USA/19-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>AFSC/War/Counter Recruiting</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/afscwarcounter-recruiting.html">Seeking options to military recruiting</A>/San Gabriel Valley Tribune/San Gabriel/CA/USA/17-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>AFSC/International Conflict/Palestine</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/afscinternational-conflictpalestine_25.html">Only Public Support Can Sustain a Window of Opportunity</A>/AMIN//Palestine/M.E./18-Apr-05<BR>
<B>AFSC/Immigration/Minuteman/</B><A HREF="http://www.nctimes.com/articles/2005/04/19/news/top_stories/41805195124.txt">Minuteman group appears to be disbanding</A>/North County Times/Ventura/CA/USA/18-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>AFSC/Crime and Punishment/Prison Reform</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/afsccrime-and-punishmentprison-reform.html">Bill wouldn't allow parole to depend on treatment</A>/Detroit Free Press /Detroit/MI/USA/20-Apr-05/<BR>
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