I am motivated by a deep desire to help the needy. For much of my life, despite all my work to rise above, I have been in their place. I have seen where legislation fails and where so many get left in the dust, e.g., the working poor (don't make enough to survive, but too much for state assistance). Determined to use my education for the greater good, I hope to start a Peanut Butter Project at PPCC.

I couldn’t sleep sometimes. And when I could, it didn’t really matter. I was always off somewhere, in dreams of day and night,...

A prevalent axiom in contemporary culture states that men who have better ability than their less competent counterparts should share their...

PPCC student Mal Sawm describes the political conditions in his home country of Myanmar (also known as Burma).

This spring semester, Parley partners with the philosophy department to highlight the creative intellect of our PPCC student philosophers....

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Phabulous!

This spring, Parley partners with the philosophy department to highlight the creative intellect of our PPCC student philosophers. Each week...

Mayada Allami is an ESL student at PPCC who hopes to study for her nursing assistant degree here. An Iraqi, she lived temporarily in Jordan...

Public Statement by Eight Alabama Clergymen (C.C..J. Carpenter, Jospeph A. Durick, Rabbi Hilton L. Grafman, Bishop Paul Hardin, Bishop...

Sarah Kadlec, an online student at PPCC, strives to be a photojournalist. In this piece, she addresses a friend about becoming a college...

Crystal Jones is the first place winner of Parley’s Summer Writing Contest. She writes about her experience at PPCC to a friend. This...

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We Own the Law

When it comes down to it, the power that lies in my industry is a hidden power. We are the shadows behind the curtain, the grease in the...