I love Acts chapter 17. This chapter is another detailed account by Luke of one of Paul’s many missionary journeys. The New Testament church at that time was continuing to explode upon the scene of the known world throughout Asia and and in Europe. 757 more words
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It is iconic. A well-known staple of black narratives.
The magic Negro.
Always patient. Always caring. Always kind.
The magic Negro serves the purpose to educate, entertain and empathize with the masses (mostly non-black), pacifying any ill-will or negativity of the past discretions in history, while exempting viewers (mostly-white) from any guilt or onus they might feel. 733 more words
At what point has someone committed an act so heinous that they deserve the death penalty? Is it when they set off bombs at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, or when they run from the police officer that just pulled them over? 810 more words
French director Celine Sciamma’s latest movie, Girlhood opened on Jan 30 to rave reviews and has made its way to select theatres in Toronto. The film is being heralded for showing a true and nuanced depiction of life for young women of colour in the poor banlieue suburbs of France. 564 more words
Our program provides teacher candidates with the opportunity to do an upper and lower elementary placement in conjunction. For part of the week, I will maintain my upper elementary placement in 5th grade, and for the other part of the week, I will work and teach in a TK (Transitional-Kinder) classroom. 250 more words