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  • The Future of Our Nation is in Your Hands

    "Surprise, when it happens to a government, is likely to be a complicated, diffuse, bureaucratic thing. It includes neglect of responsibility, but also responsibility so poorly defined or so ambiguously delegated that action gets lost. It includes gaps in intelligence that, like a string of pearls too precious to wear, is too sensitive to give to
  • The power of bystander intervention

    It was a typical Saturday night and I was at a club with my friends. I noticed a girl dancing with a guy known for getting ladies drunk and taking advantage of them. I made my way over to them and told her to dance with me. She gave me a dirty look, but I was persistent. I took her arm and pulled her with me. I ended up dancing with her the rest of
  • Preparation and Perseverance – Keys to Success

    "The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes"- Benjamin Disraeli"Success flourishes only in perseverance - ceaseless, restless perseverance"- Baron Manfred von RichthofenWhat's the trait that world class athletes, professional musicians, statesmen, and great military tacticians all have common? While
  • Bystander intervention saves would-be victims

    In 2011, 87 percent of the sexual assault reports here were made by clients where there was bystander who was either present during the assault or before the sexual assault occurred. With that being said, it's clear we need to do more to help our Team Goodfellow members learn how to recognize the signs of a potential sexual assault, and how to
  • Legal assistance offered when facing divorce

    The world can seem out of control when your marriage is in trouble, and when you're in the military, you face extra challenges of staying ready for duty while dealing with what's going on in your personal life. Legal assistance attorneys frequently advise military members and their spouses on divorce, legal separation, child support, child custody,