“No words to describe how cruel it is”: What slashing the Labor Department budget by 21 percent...
Trump's “budget blueprint” would devastate worker safety, job training programs and legal services
What exactly is a Jewish community center?
In the wake of the bomb hoaxes, a look at how JCCs serve Jews and non-Jews of all ages.
It’s not just Kellyanne: How news organizations inadvertently spread “alternative facts”
The way they construct stories makes it likely that readers will believe things that aren’t true
Manual Arts Journalism Students Cover 826LA
This semester, The Writers’ Room at Manual Arts High School supported Mr. Tanara’s Journalism class in a project called, “Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary.” Each month, volunteers helped students navigate all aspects of feature writing — including story pitches, interview questions, media clips, … Read more →
China is the world's largest consumer of fast food. And it's causing major damage
Every day in China, tens of millions of food containers, plastic bags, and disposable chopsticks damage the environment.
Reminder: Register for the Volunteer Management Workshop
When: May 9, 2017 Place: The Salvation Army Kroc Center Cost: $69 per organization Deadline to Register: Friday, May 5th
What Not to Donate: Thrift Store Donation Guidelines
Every thrift store has different rules, but these items are commonly turned away at donation centers. Call ahead to see if your local store can accept them.
7 Tips to Get Kids Started Doing Social Justice Projects
“Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.” – HELEN KELLER The first time I realized the power of involving kids in social justice projects was when one of my sons was just four. The two of us had [&hellip
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
How Can I Live Out My Faith at Work?
You don't need to have an openly religious job for your faith to be relevant to your work. Here are ways to keep faith in the picture at your job.