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#MulticulturalLinks of the week: 04/23/14

Hi everyone! This has been an exciting month in the world of cultural diversity and children’s literature, with many articles published on the topic in mainstream media. 173 more words

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Which Female Superhero Are You?

Which Female Superhero Are You?

You got: Rogue

Marvel Comics

You’ve had more than your share of difficulties in life, but you never let that bring you down too much. 20 more words

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Online Dating Clichés

Yes I know, sorry it’s been a while, but I’ve either been busy or ill or running out of things to write about. Indeed.

This is a cheating post again. 37 more words

Alarming News of the Day: Military Level Surveillance Technology Adopted by US Local Police

1. Police used video surveillance drones in Compton, CA as early as 2012

Stories like this one are hard to ignore. The report comes from a man named Ross McNutt, who worked at Persistence Surveillance Systems while the firm conducted a test of its technology with Compton Police in 2012. 583 more words

The Adventure Awaits

11 more weeks until I leave my cozy home and venture off to a new adventure exploring Europe with a only a backpack, a camera and a smile! 81 more words

Huff Post, Buzzfeed using app for anonymous information

From Nieman Journalism Lab:

“Gossip mongering in anonymous social networks isn’t the future of journalism, but it sure seems to be part of it. Journalism has long debated the merits of anonymous sourcing — witness the latest hubbub at The New York Times — but at least in those cases the reporter (and hopefully the editor) know the identity of the speaker. 240 more words