Portrait of Zitkala-Sa by Gertrude Kasebier, about Zitkala-Sa was the pen name of writer and activist Gertrude Simmons Bonnin She exposed the hardships faced by students at Native American boarding schools by writing about her own.
“This could end up being the free speech issue of our time.” Those are the words of Breitbart Editor in Chief Alex Marlow, whose news organization has published articles exposing alleged political bias and censorship by search giant Google and its video-sharing website YouTube. “The Silicon Valley elites are saying, ‘We don’t care what you […]
Thomas Jefferson (13 April 1743 – 4 July 1826) was author of the Declaration of Independence (1776) and the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom (1777), founder of the University of Virginia (1819), the third president of the United States (1801–1809), a political philosopher, editor of Jefferson's Bible (1819), and one of the most influential founders of the United States.
If you're a feminist you'll be called a man-hater. You don't need rebranding
If you're a feminist you'll be called a man-hater. You don't need rebranding / Those anti-feminist stereotypes are there for a reason: activists challenge vested male interests and don't need to be adored
Editor's Note: Amy Capetta has been writing health and lifestyle articles for over 15 years. Her work has appeared in Weight Watchers, Woman's Day and Prevention, as well as on AOL, Redbookmag.com, TODAY.com and Yahoo Health. BY AMY CAPETTA On Thursday, March 8th, people from around the globe will be celebrating International Women's Day (IWD), an annual event that honors the various achievements—social, economic, political, and cultural—that females have accomplished. From Austra...
Zitkala-Sa was a Yankton Sioux woman. She was well educated, an accomplished author, musician and composer - she wrote the first American Indian opera, The Sun Opera, in She went on to work for the reform of Indian policies in the United States
Leopoldo López has been imprisoned or under house arrest for four years and is prohibited from speaking to the press. Because of this, says our editor in chief, Jake Silverstein, “This week’s cover story presented an unusual visual challenge.” Leopoldo López is the most prominent opposition leader against the current Venezuelan government, and for the last four years has been one of the most prominent political prisoners in Latin America. As #Venezuela descends into crisis — inflation, food…
Virginia Woolf Green At the end of August we snuck away to England for a couple of glorious end-of-summer days. We set out on the Saturday for Virginia Woolf’s country cottage, Monk’s House in deepest.