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TCC Video: Former Wall Street Millionaire Takes on Wealth Inequality

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Sam Polk

Sam Polk writes for The New York Times about being a trader on Wall Street who received a bonus of $3.6 million dollars at the age of 30 and still didn’t feel like he had enough money, “I was addicted.” Read it here: For the Love of Money. Watch a video about how he decided to make the world a better place after the jump:

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How a Thrice Divorced Tattoo Artist Became a Benedictine Monk

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Benedictine MonkThe Statesman Journal tells the story of Brother Andre Love, who, before becoming a Benedictine monk and iconographer, was a thrice divorced tattoo artist struggling with addiction. Read his story from Tom Rastrelli here: How a Thrice Divorced Tattoo Artist Became a Benedictine Monk

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TCC Playlist: A Love Supreme by John Coltrane

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John Coltrane

“His way . . . it is so wonderful.”

John Coltrane was a musician addicted to heroin, and on the verge of losing everything, when, in 1957, he had a mystical experience, what he described as “a spiritual awakening.” More and listen after the jump:

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Little Girl Adopted from Foster Care, Becomes Best Athlete in the World

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Simone Biels

Could the Catholic women in the Rio Olympics be any more awe-inspiring? More on gold-medal gymnast Simone Biels from The Independent Journal here: Little Girl Adopted from Foster Care, Becomes Best Athlete in the World

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