Walker demonizes unions, the poor and voters of color in order to appeal to whites. Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s drive for an anti-labor “right to work” law covering private-sector workers is deeply rooted in the racism of the Deep South’s former slaveholding states. Show More Summary
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What is the core, fundamental experience of instructional technology? As I reflect on my years of experience, I'm trying to take a trip down memory lane, back to what helping another educator was like. I'm reaching for that root experience because I feel that something has been lost over the years. Show More Summary
When it comes to getting down in the bedroom, root vegetables may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but if you're looking to improve your libido, there's one starchy tuber that can help turn up the heat. Maca is an Andean root...Show More Summary
If you've seen pictures of Kate Middleton recently, you may notice gray roots peeking out at the top of her signature shiny mane. Is the glowing duchess getting lazy with her impeccable beauty routine? Unlikely. It appears that the brunette beauty is taking a break from hair dye for her pregnancy — just as she did while carrying Prince George the first time around.
Following back-to-back recurring turns on TNT’s Major Crimes and FX's Sons of Anarchy and American Horror Story, Malcolm-Jamal Warner is returning to his comedy roots with a co-starring role opposite Rob Riggle, Sarah Chalke, MerrinShow More Summary
Ahead of a massive BitTorrent bundle release, the Georgia-bred jamtronica outfit discuss their background on the dancefloor as well as the member-shift that’s redefined their groove.
American-grown ginseng is prized in China, routinely fetching as much as $9,000 per pound. But much of the "American" root might actually be fraudulently labeled Chinese ginseng.
To hear Joe Root talk the day after England's latest defea you would have thought they had experienced one bad day. Root suggested it was "not fair" to conclude from recent results that a chasm exists between England and the best ODIs sides. But it is not
rooting for a team having a bad year is like watching Season 6 of a TV show that hasn’t been good since Season 1: After each episode (or game), you shake your head and wonder why you waste your time. For sports reporters, covering such a team can be similarly excruciating. Take this year’s Knicks, who had the NBA's...
Grief is not an illness that has a cure. It’s a combination of emotions rooting from an awful life experience.
Andy Warhol's nieces and nephews are Kickstarting a documentary about their uncle Andy. The family has a unique perspective on the story of Warhol's rise from his Pittsburgh roots to dominate the New York art scene.Older brother Paul, who ran the family's junkyard, nurtured Andy's early interest in newspaper images and photography. Show More Summary
In a recent interview, State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said that to fight terrorism, "we need to go after the root causes that lead people to join these groups, whether it's a lack of opportunity for jobs…."
“Oh, my. The simplest would be to say, ‘Languh yoren osta lebn.’ It’s a typical Yiddish expression. Parents say it to their kids. It means, ‘You should live many years’.” • On the Jewish roots of “live long and prosper” “There was a very small crowd – miniscule compared to the crowd that he gathered … Continue reading Mindy Newell: IDIC ?
Early Roots BMW, as their iconic badge suggests, began as an engine manufacturer for the world of aviation; mainly building engines for helicopters. While BMW boasts an incredible lineage in touring car racing, due to their superior engineering abilities and vast understanding of road racing, they have always been less popular in the rally world. Show More Summary
Taking to his Swedish roots, rapper Yung Lean unveils the icy new video for “Diamonds” alongside fellow Internet MC Thaiboy Digital. Featuring a significantly higher production value than Lean’s last effort, the video follows the two… The post Watch the Official Music Video for Yung Lean’s “Diamonds” feat. Thaiboy Digital appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Best known for being a blockbuster success on Kickstarter, Pebble announced on Tuesday that it is returning to its roots, and will crowdfund its next-generation smartwatch with a color display and voice input, in a bid to take on the upcoming Apple Watch.
Their roots are Colombian, but their members come from a wide variety of musical backgrounds, which is not uncommon for a band from New York City. Each member brings their own unique style to the sound, which results in some very interesting arrangements and songs. Show More Summary
Detractors of this show might see the title for this episode and laugh that Looking is always looking for a plot in the narrative sense, but the title refers to a scene where Patrick, Dom, and Doris are looking for the funeral plot of Dom’s father. And so this is... More »
Girls returns to its roots in "Ask Me My Name," reviving the honest emotions and devil-may-care atmosphere of earlier seasons that were sorely missed from a largely gloomy Season 4. Even better, the welcome change in tone is thanks to...Show More Summary