The issue of legalizing gay marriage is one that is evolving into a growing social movement in the United States today. In recent years, numerous states have legalized gay marriage and it is likely that more and more states will follow in the near future. 303 more words
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The inspirational and exemplary story of the Vilas-Boas brothers is not one has been told often. Their pioneering work between the 1940s and 1970s in Brazil with the native Xingu peoples garnered them international recognition and acclaim and set in motion the wheel for the simultaneous preservation of the rights of indigenous people and their careful integration into modern society in that country. 770 more words
I was recently asking my NGO communications buddies if they knew of any courses that focused on digital campaigning and community mobilisation. The responses I received were largely along the lines of “I don’t think anything like that exists in Australia”, and “hey you should run a course on that”, so I was starting to get a little disheartened. 1,613 more words
Progress! We have our 15′th state in the US that has marriage!!
Baby steps! Read more here.
The Racist Tree
Once upon a time there was a racist tree. Seriously, you are going to hate this tree.