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#Quakers

# quakers - Saturday 9 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie How a desolate patch of Ireland was used to teach people to farm during the famine Quakers

How a desolate patch of Ireland was used to teach people to farm during the famine

The farm taught hundreds of Irishmen to be self-sustaining during the worst of the Great Famine.

# quakers - Friday 17 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What I’ve learned from going to a Quaker school Friends Schools

What I’ve learned from going to a Quaker school

To me, a Quaker education is about learning to let your inner light shine, respecting people from different walks of life and not resorting to violence to solve problems.