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Research

I thought in my two minutes of time without children I would share the thoughts behind this painting!

A Sold Soul, 2014, acrylic on canvas… 486 more words

Men Don't Leave

In the film “Men Don’t Leave” (1990), Beth Macauley (Jessica Lange) is widowed when an accident kills her husband John (Tom Mason), the family breadwinner. Forced to move from her suburban home to downtown Chicago, she learns to raise two sons alone – one a pre-teen bent on getting in trouble to support the family financially, the other a teenager (Chris O’Donnell) infatuated with an older woman named Jody (Joan Cusack). 2,670 more words

Films

Imagina

Imagina un mundo sin guerra

Imagina un mundo sin luchas políticas

Imagina un mundo sin racismo

Sería un mundo aburrido,

un mundo sin desafíos.

No hubieramos tenido el placer de a… 40 more words

Palabra

Today

Today was one of those days where I really didn’t know what to write about and now it is nearly 10 p and I still haven’t written my blog for the day.  539 more words

Chicago Man Charged With Hate Crime For Slapping, Spitting On Judge


Chicago business owner David C. Nicosia, 55, faces multiple charges after slapping and spitting on Judge Arnette Hubbard, 79, an iconic and still active community leader in the city of Chicago, reports the… 289 more words

National News

Mover and Shaker: Is That You?

      

Ever feel certain you know the definition of an idiom, but when you start to describe it on paper, you discover that you’re not really sure of its definition? 778 more words

Writing

Racism: In Case You Weren't Sure -- Judge Attacked in Chicago

For those who believe racism does not exist….

For those who believe we are in a “post racial society”…

For those who think that African Americans are overreacting, and keep living in the past. 227 more words

Melba Pearson