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Today: Giving thanks

John James Audubon, Wild Turkey, from Birds of America. (via Wikipedia Commons) ------Two Coats of Paint is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. To use content beyond the scope of this license, permission is required.

Secrets of the World's Best Schools

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

From hours of study to subjects, take a look at the typical school week around the world, courtesy of Brantano and the design team of Creative Commons.

An Impact Investing Holiday Reading List

Image credit: Image by pixabay, licensed under the Creative Commons CC0 Generic license. The holidays are often the time of year when people are reflecting on their values and reviewing their philanthropic giving. At Impact Engine, we believe that in addition to philanthropy, impact investing is something that merits consideration this season. Show More Summary

Assad government secretly sentenced free software developer Bassel Khartabil to death

last weekHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Khartabil has been imprisoned in a Syria's Adra Prison since 2012, though as of October, he has been transferred to an undisclosed location. The free software/open culture activist was the lead for Creative Commons Syria and has contributed to Wikipedia, Firefox and many other projects. (more…)

4 Key Social Media Marketing Trends To Lead The Game in 2016

Image by Jason Howie via Flick Creative Commons The same laws of attraction have never governed the social media marketing scene for too long. Just as one Tweet changes another, so does user preferences when it comes to consuming online content. Show More Summary

Snapchat Verifies Celebrity Users With Emojis

The emergence of Snapchat has allowed the ephemeral messaging app to cultivate its own creative community. High-profile Snapchatters are becoming more common, and in order to support that creative class, the app have created a new label that identifies its celebrity users in an appropriate manner. Show More Summary

Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon Scores 1930s Traditional in Los Feliz for $1.55 Million

Gordon via Bertrand/Creative Commons, house via Redfin. It might get a little noisy in the hills near the famed Shakespeare Bridge. According to Variety, founding member of Sonic Youth and all-around rock n' roll badass, Kim Gordon just scored...

Berlin Continues to Push for More Affordable Housing

Berlin apartment buildings; Creative Commons image by Ali Emanov. Berlin continues to push more progressive solutions to rent control, with the German city recently passing a new measure that links tenant income to how much they pay in rent....

Just how to Motivate People

” Gospel music is the purest thing there is on this planet,” Elvis Presley once explained. A number of the best Elvis Presley gospel tunes of all time. How Good Art BMG/Creative Commons View all 4 photographs Room by Tulio Bertorini Commons; Elvis Presley/ Publicdomain Their speech was something special from God. He liked singing...

Hey, The Chronicle of Higher Education used my photo of Camille Paglia for its interview.

Here. I put a Creative Commons license on it, and they gave me credit, so it's perfectly legit. Here's the old blog post from 2005, with numerous photos, covering an appearance by Paglia in a local Borders Bookstore: "Try to surviveShow More Summary

6 Architecture Schools With Stellar Design-Build Programs

The Hale County Animal Shelter, built by Auburn's Rural Studio program. Creative Commons image by James Diewald. It's that time of the year when college rankings becomes a hot topic of conversation, and not strictly due to football. Architectural...

Can City Planners Recreate Paris's Champs-Élysées in Tokyo?

The Champs-Élysées in Paris; can it be recreated in Tokyo? Creative Commons photo by Florian Plag Aware of their city's upcoming turn under the Olympic spotlight, Tokyo officials are working on numerous redevelopment projects and neighborhood improvement schemes before...

More and More Human Remains Keep Turning Up in the Angeles National Forest

Image via Mel Stoutsenberger / Creative Commons Halloween is over but things are increasingly creepy in the Angeles National Forest, where there's been a "sudden spike" in discoveries of human bones in spots off trails throughout the massive woodland....

Map: Extravagant U.S. Estates of the Gilded Age & Roaring '20s

The Biltmore Estate, the home of the Vanderbilts, was called "the most distinguished private place" by legendary landscape architect Frederick Law Olmstead. Creative Common image by Sandra Cohen-Rose and Colin Rose. From the late 1890s to the roughly the...

Love Of Creative Work Versus Making Money

3 weeks agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“Can we who labor for the common good find common cause? Can we activate our collective will to be part of finding solutions that would allow us to dedicate ourselves to work with meaning while also making a decent living—with health care, time off, and savings for when we can’t work?”

Lawrence Lessig drops out of the 2016 presidential campaign, 2 months after announcing his run

Lawrence Lessig, a cofounder of the nonprofit Creative Commons, which offers licenses for creative works that allow people to reproduce or edit without worrying about copyright implications, is dropping out of the presidential race as a Democratic candidate. Lessig announced his candidacy in September. Today he announced that he was putting the campaign to an […]

These Hands-On Classes Teach You HTML, CSS, Online Privacy, and More

If you’re looking to learn HTML, CSS, or JavaScript, why online privacy is so important, how Creative Commons works, or the basics of good password and security hygiene, these great online workshops from the Mozilla Foundation (that’s right, the folks behind Firefox) are perfect for teaching you or someone you know. Read more...

Shantytown, Stockton, California, USA

I made a visit to Stockton, California the other day and came across a jarring sight: an actual shantytown, here in America. (Click on images for a larger view. Note: all images are Creative Commons (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike...Show More Summary

The 10 Most Candy-Dense Neighborhoods in LA For Halloween

Image via Anika Malone / Creative Commons Halloween is tomorrow and you'll want to formulate a concrete plan of action to ensure optimal candy accumulation (for the kids, of course). Fly blind on All Hallow's Eve and the chances...

Carrie Brownstein talks her memoir, Kendrick Lamar, Sleater-Kinney, social media activism & more (in a BV interview)

by Jonathan Dick Carrie Brownstein's creative versatility might otherwise be astonishing were it not for the fact that the actor, musician, and writer, is grounded to a familiar commonality in which her fans continue to find comfort and even catharsis....

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