The Times published Marian Burros’s recipe for Plum Torte every September from 1982 until when the editors determined that enough was enough The recipe was to be printed for the last time that year “To counter anticipated protests,” Ms
This post discusses how women live with sustained fear that privileged men do not and how this makes the gendered experiences of society very different.
...... Slacktivism ...... PRONUNCIATION: (SLAK-tuh-viz-uhm) MEANING: noun: Activism that requires minimal effort. ETYMOLOGY: A blend of slack + activism. Earliest documented use: 1995. NOTES: Some examples of slacktivism are forwarding messages, clicking Like buttons, etc. Slacktivism by itself is not bad, but it can prevent people from taking any further action if they feel that by filling out an online petition they have done their part. The term clicktivism is also used. USAGE…
Today in Pictures: Tulips Bloom, Bahrain Protest, Penn Relays
Space shuttle Enterprise, riding on the back of the NASA 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, flies past the Chrysler building as it circles to land at JFK International Airport, Friday, April in New York City.
'Million Hoodie' march takes Union Square in protest of Trayvon Martin's fatal shooting