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Anti bullying Summit

bul-ly, verb, use superior strength or influence to intimidate (someone), typically to force him or her to do what one wants.

Most people don’t realize how big of a problem bullying is. 430 more words

Kehinde Wiley

I’d be really interested to learn what percentage of paintings in museums are of white dudes. 50% percent possibly in more modern collections. Potentially 70% or more in traditional enclaves of Western Art.  464 more words


Hey Congress!!!

I am the Traveler. Today I have a couple questions and a few quotes for the Congress to ponder. Although I can’t imagine any of them will ever actually read this, I’ll ask anyway. 802 more words

Book Review: The Break (Plus Giveaway)

The Break (Tales From a Revolution: Nova-Scotia)
by Lars D.H. Hedbor

Would you like to win a FREE paperback copy of any one of Lars Hedbor’s novels? 1,475 more words
Book Reviews


This past Tuesday the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of a Colorado baker who refused to bake a wedding cake for a gay couple.  883 more words

Politics / Economics

Pieces of NYC 64: The Dinosaur

George Washington slept here.

According to the New York Post he watched the battle of Washington Heights here.  This elm tree is “The Dinosaur,” at 300+ years old — one of NYC’s oldest.