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The People's Climate March - Protests calling for curbs in greenhouse gas emissions

People march down Sixth Avenue during the People’s Climate March  in New York City. Protests calling for curbs in greenhouse gas emissions were scheduled for today in 150 countries ahead a U.N. 24 more words

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Marchers come down Sixth Avenue during the People's Climate March in New York

Marchers come down Sixth Avenue during the People’s Climate March in New York. Activists mobilized in cities across the globe Sunday for marches against climate change, with one of the biggest planned for New York, where celebrities, political leaders and tens of thousands of people were expected. 19 more words

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What I Miss Most Not Having A Man

Sunday mornings.

The one morning a week when there’s no clock to punch…the one day you can loll in each others arms till your heart’s content. 272 more words

Humor

Inspired: I met an angel on the New York City subway

I was on the subway when an older woman sat down next to me in slow motion. I had to compliment her.

“You did that so gracefully,” I said. 210 more words

Creativity

I Miss My City

I miss my city so desperately tonight.

In my city, people are constantly around. Passing under high-rises, working on the twenty-fifth floor, wearing high heels and low heels and wedges and everything in between. 257 more words

Personal

Why Does Corizon Still Have a Contract for Rikers Island?

Two new lawsuits, filed by the relatives of deceased Rikers inmates, point to more atrocious conduct by employees of Corizon Health Services, Inc. Yet, despite their growing rap sheet, few have spoken out to demand the DOC end its contract with the troubled for-profit health care contractor. 1,132 more words

Miley Cyrus Will Democratize the Artworld, Part 2

I was chatting on Facebook with a friend about Miley Cyrus as sculptor unintentionally emancipating creativity for the common person (see previous post).

My friend responds, “haha you think the art world will let that float?” 338 more words

Performance Art