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Today in History: 24 October

Not only is it the birthday of both Tila Tequila (1981) and Drake (1986) today, but some other stuff happened too! Harry Houdini performs for the last time in Detroit (1926), the… 316 more words

Today In History

Dearborn, Michigan

A short place marker of a post to note that we visited Greenfield Village and the Henry Ford Museum in the past couple of days. The Henry Ford story is a complex one. 58 more words




“Now I hears talkin about de Constitution and de rights of man. I comes up and I takes hold of dis Constitution. 1,146 more words

An inspiring evening with the ACLU of Colorado

We went to the ACLU of Colorado’s annual dinner on Friday.  This is always a very energizing experience — to be surrounded by friends and allies who are working hard (and/or donating boatloads of money) to protect civil rights and civil liberties.   489 more words

Civil Rights

Change the World

As Graphic Designers we have a unique opportunity to truly be Worldchangers. What we make is seen by hundreds, thousands or even millions of people daily. 513 more words

School Stories

Can’t we disagree without hating each other?

Can’t we disagree without hating each other?

The media in the last few weeks and months has seemed to be dominated more and more by stories about same sex couples who are in the news because cake bakers, wedding photographers, and wedding officiants who are believers in the Christian faith will not take part in the same sex wedding. 837 more words

Nobel Peace Prize 2014

Congratulations to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai for being chosen as the recipients of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. The Norwegian Nobel Committee gave them this prize “for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.” 1,111 more words