People that know me will assure you that I care deeply about a lot of social justice/activism causes, whether or not they have impacted my family and me directly. 1,016 more words
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You know, something has really been getting on my nerves lately even though I’ve been wanting to avoid it.
Maybe I’m wrong, but maybe the people who are social media activists are wrong too. 503 more words
This is a recording of the events taking place in Ferguson. This isn’t about writing. But it is about stories.
Growing up, I had legends to go on – legends like the Million Man March, World War II, the Kennedy assassination, the Suffragette movement, the Springbok Tour – that I never could have imagined the experience of being involved in. 313 more words
Theodore Wafer, 55, was found guilty on three counts including second-degree murder, manslaughter, and a felony firearm charge. Get the full story.
I just re-stumbled across an article by Malcolm Gladwell in The New Yorker Magazine about the feebleness of online activism. I’ve found myself having similar discussions over and over… 698 more words