When University of Washington associate sociology professor Julie Brines and doctoral candidate Brian Serafini went looking for information about the effects of economic recession on marriages, they stumbled on an interesting pattern. 399 more words
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The following article was written for ETE by Sara J. English, LMSW MSW of the University of South Carolina.
The majority of persons admitting to Long Term Care (LTC) nursing facilities enter with a diagnosis of mental illness, and the vast majority of these persons receive psychotropic medication to control symptoms and behaviors related to mental illness. 1,893 more words
Young girls are being inundated by sexualizing messages reinforced through television, movies, and the omnipresent force of social media platforms. Protecting children, especially girls who are overtly sexualized from childhood, can be difficult when teens and preteens are naturally drawn toward the… 342 more words
This new civil rights movement would not have been possible without social media. I have no doubts about that. The difference between this civil rights movement and the one that happened in the 60’s is that people all around the country, and the world, can now talk to one another about their struggles. 1,194 more words
Silence is all I hear, and it is beginning to become more than I can bear.
Real social justice is about speaking up because you feel it in your bones. 1,383 more words