After months of praying, leaders at the University Baptist Church in Waco, Texas, announced Sunday that they have decided to allow their ministers to perform same-sex weddings inside their church building even though it goes against the official policy of the Baptist General Convention of Texas.
A total of 53 percent of college women said ‘hate speech’ should not be protected, as well a more than half of all black students. When asked if they believe ‘inclusivity’ is more important than freedom of speech, more than 60 percent of black students said they do. A further 49 percent of Hispanic students […]
Olivia Wilde’s riotously funny directorial debut is a grrrrrl-power breakthrough Booksmart Starring Beanie Feldstein & Kaitlyn Dever Directed by Olivia Wilde R Hollywood loves high school. That’s why it always keeps returning, in movies like Dazed and Confused, Easy A, Mean Girls, Napoleon Dynamite, The Breakfast Club, Superbad, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, The Duff and […]
Many landscape characteristics that can be considered a determining factor for settlement preferences in the past are not readily available as one single digital source. Some of the most important features are the distance to drinking (open) water, slope and its aspects, and landscape diversity. We have used them in this session to create a […]
In New York you will find a little of everything. We are a melting pot of diversity. We welcome everyone, from everywhere. We promote tolerance and acceptance and to those who do not give it we try to educate them. Today was one of those education days in my sons school. Gender Bending day. A […]
THE PROCESS By: Danielle Prokop Rev. Nema LeCuyer was the first to set up a United Methodist ministry addressing direct support of asylum-seekers in New Mexico. She had partnered with churches in Las Cruces such as Immaculate Heart of Mary Cathedral and Peace Lutheran in a project coordinated by Annunciation House. The founder and executive […]
Following my artist research of Lynn Aldrich and Niamh Brannan I have endeavoured my sensory textiles project into the 3d form using materials other than fabric. Although plastic is an excellent source for variation of sensory experience, it is not so excellent for the environment, so I have been incorporating as many recycled materials as possible […]
Everyone knows the best pizza in the country, and maybe the world is from NYC. By European standards NYC is, well, NEW! By US standards NYC predates the United States and is deep with history. While NYC respects history, it is also very American as we destroy the old and raise the new.New York City […]
“After She Said Yes” by Kaya Gavitter is based on the very realistic psychological, emotional and physical torture that some women experience in their marriages.
In case you missed it The Holmes Report reported in April that public relations industry growth held steady at about 5%. Here’s an excerpt from their story on this followed by two warm PR trends I see driving demand. “The research reveals that the Top 250 PR firms reported fee income of around $12.3bn in […]
Baltimore County Council on Thursday approved a series of bills that were being sought by County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr. to raise millions in new income, including the county's first income tax increase in almost 30 years and t new tax on cellphone service of residents. The council's four Democrats supported the Olszewski plan to […]
How do Egyptians feel about Afrocentrists blackwashing their history? Can’t deny i am feeling a bit flattered by Afrocentrics Coincidentally i discovered about this massive Black nationalists cult, mostly residing half way across the globe, out of no where coveting me not for a large sum of money i own,nor a fancy car i have nor a promising career i might enjoy. but for the blood running through my veins and […]
It is a great irony that in a country built by immigrants, immigration has become one of the flash political issues, serious enough to determine election outcomes. Unfortunately, few people on either side of the debate are willing to talk about it objectively. More regrettably the mean-spirited and fearmongering language used by Donald Trump as […]
I like the way this project turned out from the standpoint of the way it lined up, rolling into a big dramatic reveal at the end. Yesterday was super interesting—Brian took me along to a breakfast with a number of other Washington political reporters at a super interesting political institute. I’m not going to say […]