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Class Wars


Americans have trouble understanding the whole British royalty and fancy person hierarchy. My own British family has been fairly fancy in their time, but I have nothing to show for it except my family tree. 163 more words

Individuation

“If you blame Native American communities for their poverty, remember that the entire continent was stolen from them ...

“If you blame Native American communities for their poverty, remember that the entire continent was stolen from them.

If you blame Black American communities for their relative poverty, remember that Black Americans were stolen from a continent, trafficked, and enslaved for nearly 300 years.

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Awareness & Education

A Moral: Going to Work in Tall Buildings (j. hartford)

Someday my baby, when I am a man,
and others have taught me
the best that they can
they’ll sell me a suit
they’ll cut off my hair… 148 more words

Farm

Teachers of Generations Y in Pursuit of The American Dream.

This is the story of a boy in pursuit of The American Dream. Born and raised in Hawaii, he is leaving the teacher profession after only two years. 1,154 more words

The American Dream: Youth Radio podcast

Drawing inspiration from her economics teacher, Youth Radio reporter Onaja Waki dissects the traditional definition of the American Dream, what meaning it has for today’s youth.   46 more words

Economics

the American Dream

My mother was asked about me the other day, how I am, what I am doing, and she answered, “She is finding herself.”

If I am finding myself, am I lost?   1,495 more words

Meanwhile in San Francisco…

A beautifully funky house in San Francisco’s Richmond District. There are a couple more pictures of it here.

American Culture