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When Hit Dogs Holler: White Privilege and the Denial Thereof

And here I am again writing about something which I had no real intention to write about but circumstance seemed to necessitate otherwise.

My original post this week wasn’t going to be about race. 922 more words

Culture

3 Months Later, Here’s What Denver Looks Like Since Legalizing Marijuana

http://mybraincage.wordpress.com/2014/04/16/3-months-later-heres-what-denver-looks-like-since-legalizing-marijuana/

Three months following Colorado’s decision to legalize the production, sale, possession and use of recreational marijuana — a vote that Denver city officials including Mayor Michael Hancock, among others,  513 more words

Dialysis and Nancy Scott

In researching another topic, I came across this video biography of Nancy L. Scott.

I’d really like for everyone to know about this lady.  She’s a real champion for dialysis and transplant patients and I believe she’s done more for us than we’ll ever know.   127 more words

Dialysis

▶ Democracy Now! Killing Nature's Defenders: Study Finds Global Surge in Murders of Environmental Activists

Published on Apr 16, 2014

http://www.democracynow.org - A new reports finds the killings of environmental and land rights activists worldwide has tripled over the past decade. 170 more words

Environment

Masculinities 101 Week in Review

What did you miss last week in the realm of masculinities and gender equity news?  We’ll tell ya!

This week Masculinities 101 hosted the second installment… 200 more words

Masculinities

Five Ways You Can Have a Progressive Influence on Your Red State

The pattern of political action for liberals and progressives goes much like this: Get fired up about a particular candidate. Work hard and get emotional about the outcome. 781 more words

Action