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Dragonballs, Conan, and Kanye: Links You Need to See

The thing about nostalgia is that it’s awful even though it’s great, just like any other drug. If nostalgia is properly harnessed and turned into a ripe piece of culture fruit, I can’t resist eating it. Which is why, more than a decade after Dragonball Z made me late for daily football practice, this professional, … Read More

New York City, March 3, 2015

? The early morning sunlight and the memory of the past day’s thaw raised brief and false hopes. The day-old slush was still in the side street, but the the dampness only made the cold colder. The chill hurt the nose inside and out. A woman passed wearing a furry coat so ratty one had […]

Justice Department Finds Widespread Discrimination in Ferguson, But Will Not Bring Charges Against Michael Brown’s Killer

The Department of Justice announced Wednesday the findings of its two civil rights investigations related to the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri last August. Image: KTVU.com The post Justice Department Finds Widespread Discrimination in Ferguson, But Will Not Bring Charges Against Michael Brown’s Killer appeared first on RH Reality Check.

Planned Parenthood Forced to Send Woman to Pregnancy Center Who Didn’t Want Abortion

The other day I got an email from the folks organizing the 40 Days for Life vigil outside Planned Parenthood’s abortion clinic in Indianapolis. They had something unusual to report—that a Planned Parenthood staff member had actually referred a woman to a local pregnancy resource center when it became clear she really didn’t want to […]

President Obama Meets With African American Civil Rights, Political and Religious Leaders

The White House group's agenda was deep--with racial concerns about criminal justice, agriculture, education, health care and economic development when African American leaders met with President Barack Obama last week. The President...Show More Summary

WATCH: Prisons Show Being Gay's a Choice, Says Ben Carson

The potential Republican presidential candidate added to his list of antigay statements in an interview with CNN. read more

Education & Equality: This Week in Daily Giving

Two years ago The Pollination Project started a daily giving practice, making daily $1000 grants to social change visionaries around the world. Since we began, fifty more individuals and families have joined in, each giving $1 or more a day to support the grantees. Show More Summary

Self-Development Is Not a Luxury, It's Our Responsibility

Over the past ten years I've worked for several charities, supporting women who had, through no fault of their own, experienced horrors I could never have dreamed of. I was dedicated, passionate and giving. I was inspired by what the...Show More Summary

Constructive Feedback University: While Attorney General Eric Holder Is The "Model Law Enforcer" For Progressives His "Blanket Of Cover" Does Not Scale To Protect Black People From The Vectors That Threaten Us The Most. All The While Disarming Black Peop

"HOW TO GET AWAY WITH SOCIAL JUSTICE" AGENCIES Which Have Been Targeted For "Racism" Over Time Ferguson Police Department Drug Enforcement Administrator Federal Bureau Of Prisons Federal Bureau Of Investigation Number Of Uniformed Officers/Employees...Show More Summary

Solving the Literacy Gender Gap in Morocco 

A literacy course in Morocco. Photo via Flickr user Trade for Development. Morocco has long been touted as a beacon for progress in the Middle East and North Africa, especially since 1999, when King Mohammed VI ascended to the throne. Show More Summary

Northwestern Professor Writes Disturbing Article in Support of Teacher-Student Relationships

Photo via Wikimedia Commons Sexual assault on college campuses is a systematic problem that many, from small student organizations to the White House, are trying to address and solve. The conversation has focused primarily on the issue...Show More Summary

These Two Incredible Octogenarians Just Formed The “Holocaust Survivor Band” 

image via video screen capture Klezmer, the centuries-old Jewish music traditionally played at weddings, has seem something of a revival of late, long after the Eastern European communities from which it came were destroyed in the Holocaust. Show More Summary

Another Awareness Test You’ll Probably Fail 

This “awareness test,” which also serves as commercial for a car, is another one of those fun things where, no matter how hard you try, you end up missing some major things going on right in front of your eyes. It’s kind of fun and scary at the same time. (h/t Rich DeMuro) Share this on Facebook?  

NYC Schools Will Get Muslim Holidays Off in De Blasio’s New York

Is New York City mayor Bill de Blasio a secret Muslim? Probably not. But let's speculate anyway. Image via Wikimedia Commons. Bill de Blasio, mayor of New York City and noted communist sympathizer, announced a new policy that would close...Show More Summary

ACLU, PETA Foundation Challenge School District’s Treatment of Teacher

The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and the PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) Foundation filed a lawsuit today on behalf of Smithville resident and teacher... The post ACLU, PETA Foundation Challenge School District’s Treatment of Teacher appeared first on PETA.

Urgent! PETA Warns Dogs Will Die, Urges Taking Them Inside During Extreme Cold

Every year, PETA receives thousands of complaints about people who leave dogs outside in the cold—which is not only cruel but also a crime in the state of Arkansas.... The post Urgent! PETA Warns Dogs Will Die, Urges Taking Them Inside During Extreme Cold appeared first on PETA.

BOSSIP Exclusive: Talented Celebrity Chef J.R. Robinson Talks KitchenCray Catering & Cooking For T.I., The Obamas, Wale & More

Celebrity Chef J.R Robinson And KitchenCray Catering Are The New Face Of Delicious Food Brooklyn-born chef extraordinaire J.R. Robinson and his talented team are trailblazing their way through the hottest events in the country one mouth-watering dish at a time.

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