The Wrong Place

The Wrong Place

A father before he died said to his son: “this is a watch your grandfather gave me, and is more than 200 years old. But before I give it to you, go to the watch shop on the first street, and tell him I want to sell it, and see how much he offers you”. He went, and...
Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Today is World Kindness Day, and the students at Woodridge Elementary celebrated with kind messages. This Compassion News Roundup is published every Wednesday afternoon. If you want to get the news sooner, follow us on Twitter @compassionNET1. And don’t forget...
To Be Hopeful

To Be Hopeful

“TO BE HOPEFUL in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also of compassion, sacrifice, courage, kindness. What we choose to emphasize in this complex history will determine our...
Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

District 123 Representative Diego Bernal partnered with H-E-B to provide 250 umbrellas to Hobby Middle School students who walk to school. We publish this compassionate news roundup every Wednesday afternoon. If you want to get the news sooner, follow us on Twitter...
Happy Birthday To . . . Eugene & Will

Happy Birthday To . . . Eugene & Will

November 5, 1855 Eugene V. Debs “While there is a lower class, I am in it, while there is a criminal element, I am of it, and while there is a soul in prison, I am not free.” November 5, 1885 Will Durant “Truth always originates in a minority of one,...
Poem: “Epitaph,” by Merrit Malloy

Poem: “Epitaph,” by Merrit Malloy

When I die Give what’s left of me away To children And old men that wait to die. And if you need to cry, Cry for your brother Walking the street beside you. And when you need me, Put your arms Around anyone And give them What you need to give to me. I want to leave...