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If truth bee told...

When most of us think of bees, we probably imagine a whimsically warm summer’s day, with a cool breeze wafting through the air and the gentle buzz of our black and yellow friends humming in the background. 1,458 more words

Activism

Bride Trade. Fighting Tanzania's child bride tradition.

In Tanzania, it is against the law to marry underage girls. The punishment for those responsible – the husband and the parents of the bride who allowed the wedding to happen – is up to 30 years in prison. 33 more words

Culture

How to Actually Include Folks of All Genders

If you are reading this, you are likely a well-meaning person who wants to treat trans and gender-non-binary folks with respect, and facilitate the inclusion of folks of all genders in your community. 4,353 more words

Blog

Women's March NYC '18

I went to the NYC Women’s March with two friends last Saturday. I was grateful the weather was merciful to us, and I enjoyed the company of several hundred protestors as we marched together for a broad common cause. 743 more words

Politics

To Study Sorrow: A mimi Cambodian Amerian Sylabuss

I had the desire to start this blog to go back into my familial archive. I wanted to get a new understanding of myself and history through the reading scholarly books about Cambodian refugees, and personal memoirs. 727 more words

Activism

Solitary Solidarity 

Solidarity does not always mean tangible togetherness. Cultural representations of unification often indicate cadres of humans confined to shared spaces. While these illustrations may increase morale and inspire cohesion, they are not accessible to many people. 148 more words

We Are Anonymous.

Animals. Health. Environment.

This past November I was introduced to the vegan activist group “Anonymous for the Voiceless” through a friend on Facebook. That same month I participated in my first Cube of Truth. 673 more words

Lifestyle