DENVER (CBS4) – Vandals spray-painted offensive graffiti all over a southeast Denver neighborhood. Profanity and racial slurs could be found on at least three dozen cars and garages. 199 more words
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I believe the children are our future and I’m sure you do as well. Since children spend the majority of their day in school, a school’s curriculum and environment influences their development and our future. 1,117 more words
Louisiana lawmakers are considering legislation that would classify offences committed against police officers and firefighters as hate crimes.
While many consider a hate crime to be an act of violence against a person based on a trait like race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation, a Louisiana House committee… 445 more words
Last week’s resignation of Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk and seemingly unexpected promotion of the Speaker of the Parliament Volodymir Groysman to lead the Cabinet puzzled only those who do not closely follow Ukrainian politics. 1,626 more words
My last historically oriented blog post mentioned Chantal Akerman’s 2002 documentary about the Mexican/American border titled “From the Other Side”. I had used it as one of my examples for looking at individual stories rather than blindly accepting overgeneralizations and stereotypes as a means of understanding said individual. 1,049 more words