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Millennials Don’t Want to Grow Up

A report which was recently published by Census Bureau demographer Jonathan Vespa demonstrates that close to a third of American Millennials are living at home with their parents. 713 more words


Begum Jaan - Film Review

The depiction of a brothel Madam who dictates the life of her family of sex workers during partition torn era.

Director Srijit Mukherji shows us the emotional side of the world’s oldest profession where the business of feeding sexual pleasure to customers has always been one of earning for the woman’s livelihood & survival. 285 more words


A Gap

Today’s teenagers are lonely, and they’re looking for connection in the wrong places. Today’s parents feel helpless, and many parents in this situation are too embarrassed to reach out for help from others. 194 more words


Nairobi's Cycloville

In the current issue of Mountain Flyer Magazine (#52) is an advocacy piece I wrote on Nairobi’s Cycloville, a local effort supported by Bikes Not Bombs.   18 more words


Cinco De Mayo

Today, Cinco de Mayo’s actual meaning can be easily lost in an abundance of margaritas—which might causing celebrants to completely overlook the real history of the holiday, which dates back to strife in 19th-century Mexico and the effect of the American Civil War on Latinos living in what’s now the Southwest. 766 more words


It Was Either Selling Dope Or The Military

It was a couple of  weeks after Christmas when I picked up the phone to call my Granny. I had no money, my apartment had just been robbed of everything including the food in my refrigerator. 1,809 more words


People-to-people exchanges foster long-term peace: examples from the Western Balkans

Between April 10-13, QCEA partnered with the Conference of European Churches (CEC) to organize an exchange for youth from the Serb minority in Croatia and the Croat minority in Serbia. 989 more words