It’s taken some soul-searching, but I’ve come to a tough realization about my sense of self and place and my attitudes toward my fellow nations. “Soapbox” doesn’t even begin to describe the platform […]
KJ Ward wrote a new post, Anti-bias “bling”: Accessories to avoid racist encounters, on the site KJ Ward, Ed.M. 3 months, 2 weeks ago
KJ Ward wrote a new post, Fresh-squeezed: Florida orange juice exposes the assault on the white middle class, on the site KJ Ward, Ed.M. 1 year, 8 months ago
Article first published as Fresh-Squeezed: Florida Orange Juice Exposes Assault on White Middle Class on Blogcritics.
There’s nothing new about the idea that the images projected in mass media have often […]
KJ Ward wrote a new post, Self-circumscription: Surviving and maintaining the circle of exclusion, on the site KJ Ward, Ed.M. 1 year, 9 months ago
Article first published as Self Circumscription: Surviving and Maintaining the Circle of Exclusion on Blogcritics.
I came across a recent body of research that indicates that the political ideology gap between […]
Article first published as Fair and Balanced or Pathetically Apologetic? on Blogcritics.
CBS’s Sunday Morning is one of my favorite news programs. I’ve long thought of it as some of the best public television […]
Article first published as Homage to the Troops on the Ground on Blogcritics.
Do you care about the environment? Knowing full well that “can’t talk now, thanks” is not an answer to that question, it’s still the […]
I don’t know it all, and proof of this is what I thought I knew would surely be the disappointment of huge sections of Kelly Clarkson’s fan base with her recent (albeit “unofficial”) endorsement of Republican […]
I listened to author Caitlin Flanagan make her case for a safe place from which girls can escape the toxicity of 21st century adolescence in an interview on WBUR’s On Point. Few progressively-minded people will […]
I’m not sure when this phenomenon first caught my attention, but two of my oldest memories of it are tied to the big screen. I didn’t actually see the American horror flick Sorority Row. I couldn’t get past the […]
Believing that satisfying her career goals required deeper education, the glorious student addressed her appetite for success by achieving a master’s degree in library science.**
One stumbling block I encounter […]
The leap of faith can result in love or heartache, financial success or bankruptcy, the thrill of a lifetime or a lifetime of regret. Nothing good, however, comes from a leap of logic. At best, confusion ensues. […]
Don’t get discouraged. And don’t confuse the challenge of finding the right words with a lack of anything important to say. An editor’s job is first to understand three things: you, your message, and your […]
Dolpicana was already the world’s largest and most efficient network of pineapple plantations in 1990, producing 500,000 tons a year. 20 years later, the company was able to celebrate annual growth of 15 […]
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