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How I Got Kicked Out of Burning Man Last Year

A guest post from Kevin O’Neill.

How I Got Kicked Out of Burning Man

By Kevin O’Neill

I got kicked out of Burning Man last year. 2,110 more words

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How To Find Trustworthy Philanthropic Groups 

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To revolutionize philanthropy by providing information that advances transparency, enables users to make better decisions, and encourages charitable giving.

If you care about nonprofits and the work they do, then you’re affected by what GuideStar does—even if this is your first visit to…

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Open Letter to Wisconsin Attorney General, Brad Schimel

By Adam Zens

Dear Mr. Schimel,

I am writing to ask you to reconsider your priorities. Recently, I had read in the news that you had decided to continue the legal appeal process for Wisconsin’s Voter ID law, even after a Wisconsin judge had struck down the new Voter ID law. 1,229 more words

"12 Great African Women in History You Should Know"

    From the “Atlanta Black Star” originally published online on April 24, 2014 and written by Runoko Rashidi:

It was in 180 C.E. that the first known Christian martyrs of Africa were executed. 183 more words


Summer 2016

I have spent several weeks reading and reading texts in my professional library. One favorite that a wonderful professor shared with me is Johnson’s Public Administration: Partnerships in Public Service. 270 more words

The Real Story: #RioDeJaneiro #Olympics2016

The True Story of Modern Rio, the 2016 Site for the Summer Olympics, courtesy of the APImages Blog:

“Not far from Rio’s posh Ipanema and Copacabana districts, narrow pathways lead to grim slums where poverty, drug gangs and young men with assault rifles dominate life for hundreds of thousands of residents.

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