Elizabeth Eames Roebling: A Growing Concern

A Growing Concern. When I went to question her specifically on some holdings such as Dow Chemical and Walmarts and Coca Cola with snippets from our Earth Testimony... she countered that Quakers did not have an Earth Testimony. They had testimony against war, gambling, alcohol, and tobacco.. and they were running a fund completely clear of that. Then I was entranced by all the large ads in the Friends Journal for the :"Quaker" homes... That was when I realized that none of the Quakers that I knew and loved would ever be there since they simply do not have that kind of money....


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Comment by Elizabeth Eames Roebling on 6th mo. 29, 2010 at 8:03pm
Friends, there have been a number of comments on this particular post on my blog... I hope that you will keep the ideas that were posted in your hearts.. And that you will follow along with the blog in order to Shed more Light on Haiti.

Thank you all for bringing a new Spirit to life in the Society.

And particular thanks to you, Martin

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