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Volume VIIII, Number 3 | summer 2015

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Where the United Nations, the World Bank, and eleven countries send foreign aid.

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After serving a three-month prison sentence in 1927 for oltraggio, the crime of uttering insults against public figures, Italian workman Aristido Beccatti owed a 300-lire fine. Upon being told of the situation, Benito Mussolini, the insulted public figure, sent Beccatti a 500-lire check.

It is more blessed to give than to receive.

- Acts of the Apostles, c. 80

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