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The Death and Birth of the Los Angeles River

When I first started exploring Los Angeles in the mid-1990s, meaning, really started looking at the city beyond the beaches, people were surprised when I mentioned its river. 377 more words


May's Quote of the Month

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive.”

—Maya Angelou

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Feeding Our Kids, In Fatness and in Health

Lots of public health work in the U.S. focuses on the “obesity crisis” and how poverty and fatness intersect. But what stereotypes are we internalizing about poor parents and fat kids? 247 more words


The Last Place Where No One Is Looking: Embracing the End Times of Snapchat

Ever since I password-protected my Diaryland site 15 years ago, I’ve slowly amassed a collection of now-abandoned online spaces in an effort to create a public, professional web presence. 446 more words