Tag: Ohio

AA: New Hope for Many

On this day in 1935, Alcoholics Anonymous is founded by Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith in Akron, Ohio. With other original members, Wilson and Smith developed AA’s Twelve Step program of spiritual and character development. AA’s initial Twelve Traditions were introduced in 1946 to help the fellowship be stable and unified while disengaged from […]

Horror House Is Closed, But Is It Over?: The Continuing Plight Of Abused Women (VIDEO)

One of the most shocking cases we’ve heard in some time came to a close for all intents and purposes today when Ariel Castro accepted a plea deal which consists of life in prison without possibility of parole plus 1000 years. There is still the formal sentencing to take place Thursday (CBS News) but the […]

The Midwest Report – Friday, June 28, 2013

The Midwest Report is a news-roundup devoted exclusively to the American Midwest. 1)   Ohio “Ohio Democrat warns GOP: ‘Warrior women’ are coming for the unrelenting womb-regulators,” written by Eric. W. Dolan for The Raw Story, and published on 06/27/13. “State Senator Nina Turner (D-Cleveland) warned Republicans on Thursday that ‘warrior women’ wouldn’t tolerate their attempts […]

The Midwest Report – Friday, June 21, 2013

The Midwest Report is a daily news-roundup dedicated exclusively to the American Midwest.   1)   Ohio – Story One “Ohio’s Gargantuan Anti-Abortion Bill Is Anti-Doctor, Anti-Patient, and Beyond,” written by Alexander Abad-Santos for The Atlantic Wire, and published on 06/20/13. “It doubles the waiting period for a wealth of “misinformation.” It makes ultrasounds mandatory, even […]