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Children of Worlds Two or More

For the past couple months I’ve been repairing my mental health. I have new wounds along with old scars but, now I’ve finally been able to start healing. 367 more words

Life

Jedda (1955)

Plot summary: Jedda is an Aboriginal girl born on a cattle station in the Northern Territory of Australia. She has been raised by Sarah McMann, the wife of the station boss, Doug. 5,445 more words

Why I Divorced My Abusive Mother and Why it's Okay

Today, I woke up at 5 am. Instead of trying to go back to sleep, I decided to grab the book I’m currently reading, nab my favorite blanket, and go downstairs to curl up and read further the heroic tale of the brave woodlanders of… 971 more words

Ancestors

Bring It On (2000)

Plot summary: High school senior Torrance is ecstatic to be named captain of her prestigious squad, the Toros, and eager to lead them to their sixth national cheerleading championship – until she finds that all of their routines were stolen from an inner-city squad, the Clovers. 2,752 more words

Uncle Sam's Harem: The Sexualization of Black Girls

This story is a tale as old as time. Since biblical times, young girls have been sexualized. Many girls across the globe marry at 14; many children in poorer countries get sold into prostitution around 8. 737 more words

Culture