"Now, as one who studies sociology in this society and the culture, I find this fascinating that we have these Millennials now who are looking at their Baby Boom parents as a bunch of materialistic, selfish, concerned only with them and their kids are just accessories."Rush Limbaugh was having a great time with this story yesterday.
This may not be exactly earth-shattering or groundbreaking, but after Foundation Beyond Belief teams raised more than a quarter-million dollars for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society through their Light the Night Walk, it was a pleasant surprise to see this full-page ad in USA Today earlier in the week (red box is mine):
Piers Morgan talks to porn actress and Duke student “Belle Knox” about her career, empowerment and society’s scorn. She’s very interesting… turn the pages for more.
Pyongyang, North Korea (LiveActionNews) — Yesterday’s United Nations Report on the human rights abuses in North Korea unveiled a level of depravity and cruelty unparalleled in modern society. The 36 page initial report and 372 page report of detailed findings also revealed the systematic murder and persecution of society’s most vulnerable – the unborn and the […]
Two professors have written a new book focused on efforts to reduce inequality in American society and in this Atlantic Education page essay they include the UChicago charter network among three programs doing a notably good job educating low-income students (How Public Schools Can Fight Back Against Inequality). Show More Summary
Seattle University Society of Feminists, a student group at the Jesuit university, is advertising for jobs and internships for NARAL Pro-Choice Washington on its Facebook page. The post has been up for about a month, according to the Facebook page. The site also features a video posting of a nude singer and keyboardist performing a […]
It is only appropriate that National Review, the conservative media outlet whose founder threw the John Birch Society out of the Republican Party, should report: A post on Kentucky Senate candidate Matt Bevin’s Facebook page last September shows the candidate sitting in a sunny room with a group of people, with the caption reading: “Enjoying […]
On Friday, 7 February, I’ll speak to the Lexington Historical Society about how the start of the Revolutionary War was reported.The society’s events page says this talk “discusses Reporting the Revolution, a new publication showcasing...Show More Summary
In this speech, Chris Hedges takes a page from “Moby Dick” in this speech, in which he sketches out a cautionary tale about the American character and, by extension, the ultimate fate of the human race.
"Am I doing this arm rest thing right ?" This little Dutchie is Mischa, and she's up for adoption with the Southeastern PA/DE Chapter of the House Rabbit Society. You can find out more about her on her Petfinder page...
"This is the only outfit I've got!" :P This adorable little bun is R-2 :) He's up for adoption with the Best Friends Animal Society in Kanab, UT. Read more about R-2 on his Petfinder page here. Good luck little...
The front page headline story in today's Arizona [Tucson] Daily Star is about the sale of a land parcel by the Tucson-based Reid Park Zoological Society to Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold, for $3 million. Freeport has not said what their plans are for the lands and others they already own in the area. Show More Summary
The idea that Larry Page and Sergey Brin somehow owe it to society to invest in journalism -- because their company has allegedly siphoned billions of dollars in advertising revenue out of the newspaper industry -- is just plain wrong-headed
"What do you think? Am I going overboard?" :P This adorable little bunlet is Tiger. He's up for adoption with the Lowell Humane Society in Lowell, MA. Read more about him on his Petfinder page here. Good luck bun! Hope...
"Mom ! The neighbor is peeling clementines, let's go visit!!" This beauty is Cassandra, a girl who's up for adoption with the Indiana House Rabbit Society. You can read more about her on her Petfinder page here... she sounds like...
Issue 18 of Diabolique is now available to order. Throughout its pages we take a look at horror’s unparalleled ability to provide a window onto the myriad ills of contemporary society. With a political climate marked by division andShow More Summary
Many films and books that take place after society has crumbled try to tell large-scale stories where the fate of entire regions or countries is at risk, and nuanced characters are replaced with carbon copied people who rarely screw up what they’re doing. Show More Summary
Evan Rachel Wood has joined Ellen Page in Into the Forest, an adaptation of Jean Hegland’s apocalyptic novel about two sisters struggling to survive in the remote Northern California wilds after society collapses. Patricia Rozema (Grey...Show More Summary
Post by Nicole Fabian-Weber. RamOh-My-God! According Page Six, the husband of Real Housewives of New York's Ramona Singer, Mario, has been cheating on his wife with a blonde, 20-something New York society girl he met in the Hamptons over the summer. Show More Summary
219 pages worth of abstracts from the upcoming meeting of the European Society for the study of Human Evolution (pdf). I will post some excerpts: Evolutionary History And Biological Diversity Of Homo Sapiens In Southeast Asia: Contour...Show More Summary