Poem: “Homework,” by Allen Ginsberg

Poem: “Homework,” by Allen Ginsberg

If I were doing my Laundry I’d wash my dirty Iran I’d throw in my United States, and pour on the Ivory Soap, scrub up Africa, put all the birds and elephants back in the jungle, I’d wash the Amazon river and clean the oily Carib & Gulf of...
Urgent SA Response List

Urgent SA Response List

The Urgent SA Response List is maintained by the City of San Antonio Faith-Based Initiative to alert volunteers to urgent human needs or services that will benefit from a concerted and well-informed effort. Text Compassion to 55000 to sign...
Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Compassion Here! This Week in SATX

Every Wednesday Compassionate San Antonio publishes this weekly new roundup. If you want to get the news as it happens, follow @compassionNET1 on Twitter or search for the hashtag #compassionateSA. Seen on Mayor Ron Nirenberg’s Twitter Feed #worldkindnessday2017...
The Weight of a Sack of Dirt

The Weight of a Sack of Dirt

The Kâdi “‘Abdallah el Mustakìm,” some whose descendants are said to reside at Jaffa at the present day, lived at Baghdad, during the reign of El Mansûr, one of the Caliphs of the dynasty of “Abbâs”; and is alleged to have obtained his...