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Thought 26. Observations for Breakfast.

I sit in a lively French place for breakfast. With their cane furniture and duplicate Renaissance paintings and monochrome tiling with croissants in glass display racks and smell of bread permeating the air, I frequent this joint quite a bit. 437 more words

Design, Prototype, Iterate. Repeat: Thesis Video_v1

Here is our first attempt at trying to contextualize our thesis project on increasing civic engagement in working class youth. The script and video was show to my class and with the feedback they gave us we will create another script and shot another film where we will refine our points. 195 more words

Reflection: Barriers of Civic Engagement in Teens

In researching our thesis Manolo and I are initially focusing on two topics. Understanding the barriers between teens and civic engagement while also further exploring the additional barriers that a teen of immigrants might face in being engaged. 590 more words

Boundless

Kenneth Oppel is one of those authors that I always look forward to when I have a daunting To Be Read pile that I must review. 285 more words

LIT For YA

4 Problems That Happen When You Marry Someone With A Lot More Or A Lot Less Money Than You

The class divide in America is only becoming wider and wider in this country, and now it’s having its affect onĀ marriage. When we typically talk about marriage between two different people we think of age difference or race, but it turns out marrying outside of your class also has lasting effects on the relationship. 464 more words

Remember when

the world was our playground?

Me neither.

The Primitive Working Class

It’s no secret that the elite upper class that run the United Kingdom are completely out of touch with every day working class people. This is obvious due to the constant blunders that we witness on TV, radio, and social media. 269 more words

Politics