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Catholic Worker Steve Baggarly’s Y-12 Sentencing Statement

The y-12 plant in Oak Ridge enriched the uranium that is contained in every nuclear warhead in the United States’ arsenal. It first produced weapons-grade uranium for the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945. Kozo Itagaki … Continue reading

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How to Build a Tree Bog

“The Tool Box” was set in place last fall as a bunkhouse for our visiting volunteer/retreat groups to Appalachia, but it needed a bathroom nearby. There is no electric or running water at the site, so I was going to … Continue reading

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Otto Saves a Puppy’s Life!

My neighbors, the Sweets, have a dog named Venus who recently had 7 puppies. Now, they’re about 6 wks. and old enough to stay outside with Venus in her dog house. The other night, while it was STILL raining after … Continue reading

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Tomorrow Michael Schreiner comes with his wife, Amy, and new baby, Henry, for an overnight on their way south to visit some family.  Michael is the Campus Minister for University of Cincinnati students who attend Sts. Monica & George Newman … Continue reading

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June 17th, 2011 – Amma Road’s Treasure Trove

On the way home from dropping off Bill at the airport, with the slant of an early evening sun blazing in my windshield, I passed 3 kids yelling from plastic lawn chairs. One had a tight grip on a colorful … Continue reading

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