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Who is Fanny Bixby? A Long Beach local legend few have heard of

Over a hundred years ago, there was a very special woman that helped define the city of Long Beach and Costa Mesa. Her name is Fanny Bixby, and she was the daughter of the famous Jotham Bixby, also known as the father of Long Beach. 635 more words

Struggle

Supporting the Police: Oppression With a Smile

Over the past week, three separate decisions were made in the police shootings of black men. A mistrial was declared in the murder of Walter Scott – … 1,741 more words

Racism

Say What? The Art of Code Switching

It’s the first day of class, the professor goes around the room and ask each student to introduce him or herself and tell the class something interesting. 539 more words

Social Justice

Joe Madison: The People's Black Eagle

Wearing a plain black t-shirt, dark blue jeans, black shoes and a black hat with a kangaroo logo atop, the Black Eagle was prepared for any and everything. 1,840 more words

Interested In Visiting The DMZ? What To Expect And Why You Should Book Your Tour Today

“I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selffish pursuit of their happiness or satisfaction. Yet true happiness comes from a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved through the cultivation of altruism, of love and compassion, and elimination of ignorance, selfishness, and greed.” – … 1,409 more words

Diary Of A South Korean EPIK Teacher

NO WINE!

John 2:1-11

Preached at Trinity Cathedral Trenton, January 2016

Weddings loom large in the bible because Bridegroom and Bride are a favorite way of imaging who God is to us and who we-the-people-of-God are to God!  1,449 more words

By any means necessary: Teaching about social injustice in statistics courses

Teaching statistics to social work students can be challenging on the engagement front.  It is critical to help students make important connections between the use of statistics and the practice of social work – micro or macro.  50 more words

Social Work Education