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Impersonation as Protest: How a Group of Performance Artists Shed Light on an Environmental Catastrophe

Impersonation as Protest: How a Group of Performance Artists Shed Light on an Environmental Catastrophe

05/20/2022 11:03pm 8 minute read Social and Environmental Issues

"Written by Bennett Kirschner" At first, the night of December 2nd, 1984 in Bhopal, India was just like any other. A chilly calm draped itself over the... more »

Wave Your Rainbow Flag High

Wave Your Rainbow Flag High

05/20/2022 10:58pm 3 minute read Social and Environmental Issues

"Written by Lauren James Budhu" June is upon us and you know what that means: it’s Pride Month! Across the globe, cities big and small dust off their... more »

Choosing the Best Coconut Oil for Pulling

Choosing the Best Coconut Oil for Pulling

05/20/2022 10:53pm 5 minute read Human Philosophy

"Written by Adeline J. Wells" As the world continues to turn more towards alternative medicine, oil pulling has gained popularity as a key step in the... more »

Ode to the Desert Spring

Ode to the Desert Spring

04/22/2022 3:26pm 4 minute read Human Philosophy

"Written by Adeline J. Wells" One of the common laments about Southern California and the Mojave Desert is that it is a land void of seasons.  Comments... more »

Living in a Dry, Dry– and Hot– World

Living in a Dry, Dry– and Hot– World

04/22/2022 3:23pm 3 minute read Social and Environmental Issues

"Written by Lauren James" Many have heard the old nursery rhyme that laments,  “rain rain go away, come again, another day.” Typically, rain... more »

Patricia Vernhes: Thoughtful Designs For A More Connected Community

Patricia Vernhes: Thoughtful Designs For A More Connected Community

04/22/2022 3:22pm 8 minute read Art and Culture

"Written by Mariepet Mangosing" Patricia Vernhes, founder of Mojave Skin Shield, relishes in one simple philosophy: self-inquiry starts with the way we feel.... more »

MIXING OIL AND WATER

MIXING OIL AND WATER

04/21/2022 7:23pm 14 minute read Social and Environmental Issues

"Written by Bennett Kirschner" How Abandoned Offshore Rigs are Changing the Gulf of Mexico Hundreds of feet below the Gulf of Mexico’s surface,... more »

Fight For Your Right—To Be Equal

Fight For Your Right—To Be Equal

01/21/2022 2:47pm 2 minute read Social and Environmental Issues

"Written by Lauren James" “I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed; We hold these truths to be... more »

Hunger In The Nation

Hunger In The Nation

12/29/2021 10:07am 2 minute read Social and Environmental Issues

"Written by Lauren James" It’s no surprise that the United States, one of the wealthiest countries in the world, is crazy about its food and food... more »

The World is on Fire: What is Being Done Now to Combat Global Warming & Things You Can Do

The World is on Fire: What is Being Done Now to Combat Global Warming & Things You Can Do

12/10/2021 10:14am 3 minute read Social and Environmental Issues

"Written by Lauren James" Wildfires have raged all across California, flooding has dominated the Pacific Northwest in Washington and British Columbia, and... more »