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By John Herr Bryan Stevenson, director of the Montgomery-based Equal Justice Initiative (EJI)  "I believe the opposite of poverty is not wealth. I believe the opposite of poverty is justice." Few know more about the struggle to achieve justice than Bryan Stevenson, who spoke those words in a...

When an Alzheimer’s patient wanders from home – or an autistic child slips away from a parent in the grocery – it can be a matter of life and death. Families throughout the country face such emergencies every day and, when special assistance isn’t available, such...

Think back on the neighborhood you grew up in. For many of us, there are memories of neighbors carpooling, sharing meals or simply talking at the mailbox. There are children riding bicycles and playing games in the yard. There are families who depend on one...

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said too many children, especially those with minority backgrounds and living in poorer neighborhoods, are being left behind in a world that is increasingly competitive. But community-focused programs can play a pivotal role in reaching those children and helping...