Casting the “White Savior” in Shades of Grey
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A father’s love: homage to Michael Denning
Hanley Denning convinced many doubters to believe in her project in the Guatemala City garbage dump. One of the most compelling stories of conversion was that of her father, Michael Denning, a successful international banker in Maine. Michael died on Saturday, September 17, at age 77. He was a loving father and a standout athlete…
Exploring the Angel: why I wrote this book
This is a story about hope and optimism, bravery and idealism, and finding light in the darkest of places. It’s about seeing and empathizing, and overcoming the convenient urge to look away from suffering and forget it exists. It’s about one woman who refuses to avert her gaze and refuses to believe that the poor…