I am the youngest of 7 kids; 3 brothers, 3 sisters - and me. My mom and dad divorced when I was young so it became very tough to make ends meet. My mom raised us kids as a single mother. I couldn't imagine how difficult that was for her.
I am very blessed to live in the Ohio Valley where there are employment opportunities. I am grateful to have the access I do to resources and community, I think that is the real reason I am doing better.
I think it will take a while for things to get better. I believe we could do more to make the changes necessary to help people - I am hopeful things will change.
We must recognize that it is more important to be right than to win; arguments, debates and, yes, sometimes even elections.
"I feel that most people believe if you work hard you won’t be poor, but that’s just not the case. When you are born into a certain class, it is very difficult to advance to the next class, especially if you don’t have the proper tools or education."
"I was naive enough to believe the Pledge of Allegiance once I learned it; 'With liberty and justice for all.
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