On December 29, 2017, President Trump issued a proclamation: January 2018 is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Started by President Obama in 2010, this initiative has served to raise awareness about this crime against humanity. Show More Summary
Since 2010, the month of January has been designated as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, and in 2007, January 11 was declared as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Day. If you have any doubts that human trafficking and slavery are still problems, there's plenty of information......
Mount Sinai Doctors Stress Importance of Early Detection and Announce Expansion of Thyroid Services in NYC
During National Blue Jay Awareness Month, it’s important to consider whether we’re using best practices in providing food and water in our backyards, to make sure our Blue Jays and all the other birds in our avian communities are safe. Show More Summary
Before we know it, we will be blessed with a brand new season of Southern Charm. Obviously the seasons are filmed months before they air, so the fans are already aware of some major plot points. Cameran Eubanks is now a mother. Craig Conover and Naomie Olindo ended their relationship. Show More Summary
There are an estimated 25 million victims of human trafficking throughout the world. To raise awareness of this major issue and the United States’ efforts to address it, President Donald J.
If you've been anywhere near the internet in the past three months, then you're no doubt aware of the shocking public disgrace that is the Harvey Weinstein sex scandals. At this point, there are so many accusations against WeinsteinShow More Summary
Volcanic eruptions are spectacular, to be sure, but they can be dangerous. That’s why January is Volcano Awareness Month on Hawaii Island, home of Kilauea, from which lava continues to flow. Local public safety officials and the U.S. Geological Survey are offering several presentations geared to...
Get ready for the inevitable marketing explosion for Black Panther to hit. With the film hitting next month, Marvel Studios will make damn sure that audiences are more than a little aware of its existence (not that many already don’t know). However, every so often, we get some updates from the unlikeliest of places. In this […]
Tonight’s full moon is a wonderful way to start out the New Year. Not only is it slightly larger than normal—a “super moon”—but it also happens on the first day of a month of 31 days, meaning we’ll have a second full moon this very month. Show More Summary
The single biggest social advancement of this year is arguably the #MeToo movement. In a few short months, it has raised awareness of the obstacles and issues women face in the workplace and has felled some very high profile men: Bill...Show More Summary
Several videos have popped up around online over the past several months in some sort of attempt to raise awareness about transgender people, and how the rest of society should accept and how to react to them. These videos highlightShow More Summary
During the recent Diabetes Awareness Month, I read and/or saw hundreds, perhaps thousands, of postings and writings across social and other media sources. All things about education, inspiration, awareness, and advocacy. Incredible and wonderful “happenings.” And yet… I ask myself what has changed? No one is to blame, these are all wonderful. But I always […]
Dec. 25--Despite dotting the fronts of light rail trains with color and aggressive education campaigns to raise awareness, Metro logged its second-worst month for train crashes in November. Now, transit officials are planning to step up po
Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell learned for the first time about misconduct by some of his own deputies from a Times report this month that examined a confidential roster of problem officers, he said. McDonnell tried to give prosecutors a version of the so-called “Brady list,” but his...
Summary: Here are my reflections as I look back over the past 30 days of Diabetes Awareness Month, when I shared messages on social media to educate and advocate for those living with diabetes. For Diabetes Awareness Month I chose to share 30 daily diabetes thoughts and facts, across social media platforms Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram. My goal is […]
A new Overwatch hero has already been teased, according to game director Jeff Kaplan. Support character Moira only dropped last month, but speaking at the 7th annual Funny & Serious Game Festival – where he received an honorary award for his work on World of Warcraft and Overwatch – Kaplan said via PCGamesN: “One of […]
Kris Freeman, who lives with type 1 diabetes, is a cross country skier who has taken part in the Winter Olympics four times and his training for his fifth. During Diabetes Awareness Month, Kris participated in the Dexcom Call of the Warrior campaign to raise money for several charities. In this podcast episode he talks […]
Five international adoptions from China, Guatemala, and South Korea—in addition to my four biological siblings—have made me the oldest of 10 children. As National Adoption Awareness Month has come and gone, I’ve reflected even more than usual on the incredible blessing I am grateful to call my family. Each of my siblings has a unique story—one […]