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Amanda Read
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Attended Troy University
Lived in El Paso, Texas
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While disgruntled youth are wasting time trying to excommunicate Lindsey Kolb or behead Apostle Paul twice, the Leviathan tax code sneaks by unscathed.
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LikeTweet+1 It’s hard to know where to start with my story — I guess from the beginning.  I was conceived when my mom was raped by an encyclopedia salesman who forced his way into my mom’s mobile home, while my three-year-old brother was asleep. He raped her, and then left. She was in shock and didn’t …
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The journalist and Christian younger brother of the late polemical atheist Christopher Hitchens observed in an interview with Larry Taunton of Fixed Point Foundation that the appeal of “new atheist” literature and agendas is due to people (particularly the youth) seekingRead more
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A Writer's Guid to Avoiding Plagiarism. Here are some tips I've developed in my experience as an online columnist and college student. http://amandaread.com/a-writers-guide-to-avoiding-plagiarism/
Accusations of plagiarism find their way onto political candidates, academicians, students, journalists, and authors of all sorts routinely these days. Perhaps this is because now, plagiarism has never been easier – and never more easily found out. A Writer's Guide to Avoiding Plagiarism ...
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Manson resorted to the default insult of the 21st century: "racist"
Greg Gutfeld took Marilyn Manson to task earlier this week on Fox News Channel's The Five for comments the "controversial" rocker made in an interview in which he claimed that Charlie Hebdo's caricatures of Mohammed were a "dumb idea."
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This is a major advertisement for Stihl right here.
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Last fall, musician Nick Jonas talked to Wendy Williams about his previously chaste lifestyle: I think that, you know, [the purity ring] was an important part of my childhood, and it was that. And I think as I grew up andRead more
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Jesus prayed fervently for the unity of His followers so that the world might believe.
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Ewan McGregor stars in a Jesus film that leaves the Biblical Jesus out in the cold.
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My interview with Ray Comfort.
A few days before Christmas, a U.K. mother of two reached out to Christian radio show program Stand Up For Truth with a plea for prayers and support. She had been notified that Child Protection Ser...
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Outlawing abortion lowered maternal mortality rate in Chile...
“Outlaw abortion and abortion won't stop. Women will just do it illegally and women will die!” Or so the argument goes… But facts are pesky things, and they show that the opposite is true in Chile. According to new research from the MELISA Institute, since, not only has maternal health improved ...
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Writer. Researcher. Historian. Artist. Filmmaker.
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  • The Washington Times Communities
    Columnist, 2010 - present
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El Paso, Texas - Monterrey, California - Ithaca, New York - Garmisch, Germany - Tashkent, Uzbekistan - West Point, New York - Huntsville, Alabama - Marion, Alabama - Ohatchee, Alabama
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"So have I become your enemy by telling you the truth?" ~Galatians 4:16
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Amanda Read is a columnist for the Communities at The Washington Times. Trained as a historian, skilled as a writer, and aspiring to be a filmmaker, Amanda investigates the ideas behind contemporary culture and politics. A professional writer and researcher, she is also a Christian homeschool graduate, unconventional college graduate, military daughter, and eldest of the nine Read children at Fair Hills Farm. Find more of her work at www.amandaread.com
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  • Troy University
    History, 2011 - 2013
  • Jacksonville State University
    History, 2009 - 2011
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