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"Todo se acaba": Rural Lessons on Life and Survival

Returning to my mother’s pueblo in Durango, a state in northern Mexico known for its mennonite population and picturesque desert skies, is a voyage through the grandeur of a familial past and the decadence of a present that proves that if everything doesn’t end, it certainly changes. 843 more words

Writing

Men

Men, watch this:

Buy it.

secrecy, censorship, dishonesty, and blocking of communication threaten all the basic needs - ahm

contemporary model of self-actualization

listen to a 1966 recording of Abraham Maslow on Self-Actualization here

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Crossing the Street Safely

Every year pedestrians are killed or injured crossing the street in Toronto. The majority of these accidents are preventable. The safest way to cross the street is to use the pedestrian crossing buttons and obey pedestrian signals. 434 more words

E-Newsletter

Technology shows promise in reducing rural intersection collisions

While Minnesota has made much progress in reducing traffic fatalities, rural stop-controlled intersections remain an ongoing challenge. The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) launched the Rural Intersection Conflict Warning System (RICWS) deployment project in 2012 to work toward reducing crashes at such intersections. 272 more words

Transportation Research

The Shaking of Leaves // Into It. Over It.

This is one of the most moving animations I have ever seen. I am speechless.

Beautiful work by Into It. Over It. 

Music

Legacies of colonialism

“The conversation in these pages about how to confront colonialism’s enduring legacies is not new. Nor is it old. As long as human beings perpetuate new ways of colonizing territories and peoples, this conversation must continue, however hard it might be.” 40 more words