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I Wonder If America Cares About Us

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    Dose America Care?

    Over the last couple of weeks all anyone has heard about is the devastating earthquake that hit the country of Haiti. Last night, there was a telethon held by A-list stars: Steven Speilberg, Julia Roberts, Halle Berry, and Madonna to name a few. Now while my heart goes out to the...
    SuttonsGirl SuttonsGirl 18-21, F 8 Responses Jan 31, 2010

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    Some Time I Ask My Self Where Is My Mom And Dad

    i am a young boy who has not been able to feed him self since my mom and dad left me when i was to young. there is only one person who has been keep me alive is my GOD and i thank him for my life. i love to go back to school no one to send me and i keep on move up...
    denische denische 18-21, M Jan 21, 2013

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    Caring America ??????

    i do not think america cares about us,the government all they think of is getting help to foriegn countrys,sending all of our military overseas,alot of innocent peope getting killed for what,.bringing all the political refuges over here ,giving houses,cars and all of our jobs,and...
    squirt71663 squirt71663 46-50, F 4 Responses Jan 31, 2010

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