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Talking about Post-Election Action, Flag-Burning and More

1 month ago

After the presidential election, many citizens were disappointed and depressed about the results, and found themselves asking how they could take action to ensure that America becomes stronger and more united. RiseUp LA is an L.A.-based initiative run by Stacie…

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Open Letter to My Haters

1 month ago

[Photo by Karen Wang @kw492] Before the weekend, I posted a very disturbing article reporting that the New York City Memorial of Beastie Boys frontman Adam Yauch had been desecrated. All of the Beastie Boys were Jewish, and Yauch’s memorial had…

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Prayer and Shared Need

2 months ago

[Image via Matthew “Levee” Chavez, founder of “Subway Therapy”] In a New York City subway, people filled the white tile squares of the station’s walls with words written on Post-It notes. Billed by the project’s creator as “Subway Therapy,” the words…

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Feminism 101: Feminists React to President-elect Trump

2 months ago

Image by [Kena Betancur/AFP] We had the chance to make history with the first woman president of the United States. Despite the fact that Hillary Clinton won the popular vote, she did not gain enough electoral votes, therefore making Donald…