April Is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) is an annual campaign to raise public awareness about sexual assault and educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence. It is observed in April. Each year during the month of April, state, territory, tribal and community-based organizations, rape crisis centers, government […]

Casual Racism

Originally posted on Tea Pain:
You’ve heard of casual dress, casual dinin’, even casual sex.  Now add: “Casual Racism.”  Sadly it’s all around us to the point where we barely even notice it.  Let Tea Pain tell you about his brush with casual racism today. Tea Pain was…

The Weeks Best Articles

From The Week.Com: The Weeks Best Articles DAMONLINKER It’s not elites vs. populists. It’s cities vs. the countryside. JEFFSPROSS How America got fleeced by TurboTax PETERWEBER U.S. Navy officials seem baffled by reports that Trump sent an aircraft carrier strike group to North Korea EDWARDMORRISSEY There is no […]

News One Newsletter: April 22nd, 2017

Report: Aaron Hernandez Left Note For Gay Prison Lover The Worcester District Attorney‘s Office discovered three handwritten suicide notes next to a Bible. READ NOW Proposed Healthcare Reform Plan To Affect Those With Pre-Existing Conditions A new healthcare reform plan would allow states to eliminate protections for individuals who […]

10 Things To Know: April 22nd, 2017

From The Week.Com 10 Things To Know:  1. Trump says ‘DREAMers’ can ‘rest easy’ President Trump told The Associated Press in an interview Friday that “DREAMers,” young immigrants who were brought to America illegally as children, should not fear deportation because they are not being targeted. DREAMers can […]

In The Deep

Originally posted on sailorpoet:
In the soil, deep down in flowered pots Before the small pebbles and compost rot The shredded papers begin their decline. Digging, digging, digging a hole to plant New flowers I have chosen to supplant All those buried and shredded thoughts of mine. Now…

The ARMENIAN GENOCIDE

A Hat Tip to the blog In Saner Thought for bringing this story to my attention. Visit his very informational blog. Let’s Go To The Movies Another beautiful Saturday and a day to kick back and enjoy some mental relief…… Movies.  What I will write about is the historical context of […]