Victory Demands Unity

Victory Demands Unity

Sport unifies powerfully. Hustle and effort are admired and revered. Cheating is abhorred. The rules apply the same to everyone. We don’t care where our teammates came from, what they believe, or what they stand for because we stand together. Jerseys make skin color invisible. We stand united against attack. We cheer. We applaud. We pick up the fallen. We encourage the mistaken. We all feel the sting of defeat.
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Tedx is coming to Frisco

Tedx is coming to Frisco! What is a Ted Event? It’s a series of Ted talks addressing a variety of topics seeking to build consensus and outside-the-box thinking.
It is not a sales pitch, marketing conference or political gathering. The talks are concise – no more than 18 minutes, and are given by diverse speakers across several disciplines.

Which topics? That depends on YOU. You can nominate anyone – including yourself. The sky is the limit. Click Here and Submit your topic today! If you have any questions, e-mail tedtalkfrisco@gmail.com.

National Day of Empathy

National Day of Empathy

March 5th, 2019 is the National Day of Empathy. This national day was founded by Van Jones, CNN political commentator. Prepare Academy and Attachment Leadership have partnered with Van Jones’ organization, Cut50, to host a Dallas, Texas event in conjunction with all 50 states + Washington, D.C.

We will all participate to increase awareness and empathy for those impacted by the criminal justice system.

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Dallas Judge Strums Bieber Song for Students; Attorney Calls it “Cruel and Unusual Punishment.”

By Jennifer Emily, Writer, Dallas News

Justin Bieber made a court appearance in Dallas last week.

So, the Biebs didn’t show up in person. But one of his songs was front and center.

State District Judge Brandon Birmingham brought his guitar on the bench and played “Love Yourself” for high school students visiting with their church. All the kids attend Lincoln High School and several are singers.

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Dallas County judges on call 24/7 to sign warrants

By Sarah Mervosh, Dallas News

 

State District Judge Jennifer Bennett was at the State Fair of Texas this fall, watching a horse show near the petting zoo, when she got a call from a detective who needed a warrant signed.

Yes, it was after work. And yes, she was busy. Still, the judge made her to way to the edge of the fair, plopped down on a curb and waited for the detective to arrive with the paperwork.

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