Spoken word poet, Amalia Ortiz, describes the femicides going on at the U.S.-Mexican border.
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Yesterday was a little bit rough coming off of Spring Break – none of us felt very motivated, but thankfully today was much better. We are learning about the Ancient Mayans for history and the kids have been fascinated by some of their strange customs including body modifications like molding infants’ heads to a pointy shape, filing their teeth to look like fangs, piercings, and tattooing (OUCH!!!). 167 more words
In general, languages have always been my strong suit and I have always greatly favoured them over exact sciences. I could never quite master the art of pairing numbers with letters and finding any logic in it, despite the tutoring sessions and the extra work over summer… Ah, to be sixteen and chained to a desk in the middle of summer with the threat of being held back a year hanging over you. 896 more words
Everesta mons altissima in orbe terrarum praestat. Homines montani ad cacumen Everstae ascendere volunt ut se peritissimi et fortissimi confirmant, sed res est valde periculosa. Die Jovis casus nivis glacieique de monte repente descendit et moles ingens homines plurimos de rupibus verrit. 155 more words