1970s

21 Feb 19
Zen Mauritius

The environment is the very essence of life. The physical and biological interactions that form our environment are what make the Earth so special – what makes it hospitable to life. Today, however, we witness with much helplessness, the deteriorating health of our planet. Forests are burning. Glaciers are melting. Plumes of black toxic smoke […]

21 Feb 19
Louisa's Thoughts on African American Rhetoric

Carter G. Woodson’s creation of Negro History Week in 1926 was to promote professional and educational advancement within the Black community until they aren’t in a position to need it anymore. This was done by educating the Black community on the advancements and contributions they have made to society as a whole. They primary focus […]

21 Feb 19
Parkway Blog

According to this story from the Harvard University Joint Center for Housing Studies. An excerpt. The traditional image of suburbs in the United States is one of middle-class, white, family households owning single-family homes. But recent patterns of increasing poverty, greater racial diversity, widespread foreclosures, and fiscal distress in suburbs have challenged this image. Suburbs […]

21 Feb 19
The Q Tree

Transcript is at the top of the article, more reaction and commentary at the bottom. I’ve numbered the paragraphs in the transcript for ease of reference in your comments, and so you don’t get lost. The website Factbase was our source, is linked below, and has a corresponding video clip for EACH paragraph. Transcript of […]

21 Feb 19

Today lets discuss Rabies Means Death (RMD) (1972), a public health information film (PIF), produced by the Central Office of Information as part of the 1970s campaign ‘Keep Rabies Out of Britain’. The campaign comprised a series of film and poster advertorials. We will see how film in particular acts as a scare offence and […]

21 Feb 19
African/ American History Channel

Award-winning writer/director/producer Shonda Rhimes created the hit TV shows ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ ‘Private Practice, ‘Scandal,’ and ‘How to Get Away with Murder.’ She’s also penned several film screenplays. Who Is Shonda Rhimes?  Shonda Rhimes, born January 13, 1970, in University Park, Illinois, is the first African-American woman to create and executive produce a Top 10 network […]

21 Feb 19
Chapbook Thoughts

Samuel Richardson’s Pamela merges epistolary with captivity narrative to create this novel of young Pamela defending her virtue from the cruel son of an employer. The novel is told in exemplary letter writing, allowing for a high amount of interiority into Pamela’s experience. As a work offering any degree of female authorship or even opinion from a […]

21 Feb 19
Melvin Fellers Business Matters

Melvin Feller Details the Art of Sales
Melvin Feller Business Consultants in Dallas, Burkburnett Texas and Lawton Oklahoma. Our mission is to call and equip a generation of Christian entrepreneurs to do business as ministry. We provide workshops and resources that help companies discover how to do business God’s way. When the heart of a business is service rather than self it can be transformed into a fruitful business ministry earning a profit and being of service to the community and their customers. Melvin Feller is currently pursuing another graduate degree in business organizations. Melvin Feller is currently pursuing another graduate degree in business organizations.
The idea that great sales people can sell anything to anyone assumes that people will buy products and services they simply do not need. Some people, and indeed some organizations, thrive on this unpleasant mode of operation.

21 Feb 19
Global Americans

Note: This article originally appeared on the website of Americas Market Intelligence. It is reprinted here with permission. The views expressed below are strictly those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of Global Americans. Click here to read the original article.  The 2018 elections in Mexico and Brazil turned on its […]

21 Feb 19
Douglas County Herald

“I came to understand that I, as consciousness, was in fact a source of identities and viewpoints.  Early in 1970, as a result of these insights, I developed an exercise of seeing the world through the eyes of other persons and entities such as birds and animals.  I eventually formalized this into a set of […]

21 Feb 19
Power Money Sex

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Feb. 20, 2019, 3:14 PM GMT / Updated Feb. 20, 2019, 7:07 PM GMT By David K. Li Armed with DNA and a family tree, police arrested a Colorado man in connection to the 1973 slaying of […]