Be informed about gun violence in the U.S. At The Guardian, you can follow the number of killings this year (566 so far) and where the shootings happen. From DRES Tha BEATnik on Instagram: you cannot wear a hoodie. you … Continue reading
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So. Yeah. Today. This week. This century. This life. Wow. This is probably going to be a long post, so you may want to go ahead and skip over this. Some of you will read it and I thank you … Continue reading
I have been thinking about Ta-Nehisi Coates‘s op-ed in The New York Times ever since it was published. I’ve discussed it in my classes and plan on using it, permanently, in my Intercultural Communication courses. Do yourself a favor and … Continue reading
On this Inauguration Day on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, may we always remember that “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?”
“Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much higher consideration.” Abraham Lincoln, message … Continue reading
Yeah, I wanted the Patriots to win. But on the upside there was this trailer for The Avengers. And then there was this trailer for Tim Riggins‘s new movie.
This is in response, perhaps, to a colleague looking at my office door and saying, “We might be working with a revolutionary.” “Our problems stem from our acceptance of this filthy, rotten system.” Dorothy Day
‘Tis the season for new Super Bowl commercials. This year’s commercials are rumored to cost $3,000,000 for a 30-second spot. We’ll see if any this year can compete with some of these from the past. Go Packers!
Have you ever wondered what life is really like at The White House? Now, thanks to Chief White House Photographer Pete Souza and a suggestion, over a year ago, we don’t have to wonder any longer. Today marks the one … Continue reading