Entries tagged with “Jubilee USA”.


I was encouraged by this article to write about the blogs I read and share why I read them, with you my readers. So here it goes!

Jubilee USA Network is part of the international Jubilee movement which is applying the Biblical idea of Jubilee to international debt and the developing world. Blog the Debt is

Jubilee USA’s notes on debt and economic justice. Cancel Debt. Eliminate Poverty.

I enjoy reading their well-written posts about progress, action points, information, and much more.  They powerfully use media, guest posts, and other web elements to keep me up-to-date on the latest news. 

For example: Did you know that Liberia has taken Herculean steps to meet the IMF’s standards for debt cancellation, only to be told it wasn’t good enough?

I highly recommend subscribing to this blog if you are concerned about international development, debt cancellation, and social justice.

 

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Gaming a Life: How Much is Your Existence Worth? is a game produced by Jubilee USA. It took me a long time of playing this game to actually be able to help the Hatian family live.  I wasn’t able to help them live and get an education, yet…

Test Your Knowledge about Health in the Developing World over at Care2. I only got 2 of the 5 correct, yikes!

See if you can pass the new Citizenship Test (pdf) from an article in the New York Times. I only got 7 of them correct out of a ten question sample. See pdf copies of the redesigned Civics Test and a comparison of the two tests. Learn about the whole immigration/naturalization process at the US Citizenship & Immigration Services.

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