● 3:35 PM April 15, 2013
Two explosions were just reported at the Boston Marathon, in downtown Boston, with reports of injuries but few details. Here is live streaming video, and below, images via social media, including Twitter and Instagram.
● 12:24 PM April 15, 2013
In “Orphan Fever: The Evangelical Movement’s Adoption Obsession,” Kathryn Joyce writing at Mother Jones investigates the Evangelical Christian serial adoption industry that has brought — sometimes illegally — children from Liberia in West Africa into the United States. Many of these children are told in Liberia the U.S. is “heaven,” some of the children’s parents [...]