I Am the Black Woman Who Interrupted the Netroots Presidential Town Hall, and This Is Why
Black organizers claimed our rightful place at the front of the progressive movement.
3 tips to remember on Election Day
3 tips to remember on Election Day Translate this page 11/07/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff If you're voting tomorrow, on Election Day, you may be in for a wait. During early voting, an all-time-high number of registered voters cast their ballots, and counties across the state saw record-breaking turnout . Plus, voter turnout is usually high during presidential elections Here are a few reminders before you get in line. Know when and where to go. Polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day. Visit votetexas.gov to find your polling place and other helpful election info. Don’t stop at the top. Your ballot will have much more than just the presidency. Several federal and state races are down your ballot, and you have important local elections, like city council…
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
Why I’m Grateful for the Local Church
I love my church where I serve, but I’m also very grateful for the local church in general. In all its beauty and flaws, I can’t imagine culture surviving without it.
Watch Out: Top 10 Building Code Violations
Here’s an alarming stat: About 45 percent of residential field inspections reveal a code violation.
10 Healthy Team Snacks for Kids' Sports
Ditch the chips and cookies and bring these healthier team snacks to your child's game instead.
What people don't understand about paying for mental health treatment.
Every year millions of Americans face mental-health challenges, often at great expense.
What Is Armenian Food? Depends Who You Ask
What’s eaten in Armenia is vastly different from what constitutes Armenian cuisine outside the country.
Take an Anonymous Alcohol Screening
You can have a problem with alcohol without having an alcohol problem. Think you have a problem? Take an anonymous self-assessment today.
What to Do the First Day of School (and Why)
Teaching is the profession that makes every other profession possible. It all starts that first day of school, Justin Minkel writes.