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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

Art

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

THE GAY WEDDING CAKE CASE

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.

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