Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Memoir (Poverty) A personal narrative about living with poverty that demonstrates the lack of awareness shown in most financial advice targeting those at the edge of the economy. http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/41848-if-you-ve-never-lived-in-poverty-stop-telling-poor-people-what-they-should-do Social … Continue reading
Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Businesses (Life) An innovative suggestion made by a deaf employee at Starbucks has been taken up by the organization to provide special aprons both reminding others they are communicating with … Continue reading
Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Crafts (Interesting People) The author interviews and watches the last surviving sea silk seamstress to capture what is a dying art. http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20170906-the-last-surviving-sea-silk-seamstress Latino (Art) Google stepped in to address the … Continue reading
History (Reading) A cross between marginalia and highlighting, this article provides examples of manicules from old texts. http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/manicules Philosophy (Employment) This article is a direct demonstration of the change in philosophy that is crippling our country. Though it singles out … Continue reading
Technique (Writing) The importance of grounding the reader shown through examples from judging Writers of the Future. http://www.writersofthefuture.com/grounding-your-reader/ Diversity (History) A look at race relations in the classical world along with why evidence is hard to accept for some people.