Ashley Abee

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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE | The Abolitionists - Frederick Douglass & William Lloyd Garrison | PBS

Frederick Douglass - Journalist & Civil Rights Activist | Mini Bio | BIO

Frederick Douglass - From Slave to Abolitionist

The Taming Of The Shrew (1967)

The Big Bang Theory - Taming Of The Shrew - HQ

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW - The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare - Full audiobook

The Scarlet Letter audiobook chapters 10-14

Free Patterns

Hey everyone! I’m slowly making my way back into the blogging sphere, and I’m kicking it off with a killer jumpsuit I made recently using TELIO’s …

Time Magazine Doubles Down on their Tributes (and Lies) About Che Guevara

On the 48th anniversary of his death last Friday Time Magazine ran yet another encomium to mass-murderer and terrorist Ernesto Guevara, better known as “Che.”<p>“How Che Guevara Didn’t Let Asthma Affect His Ambitions,” ran the Time headline. Among other details of his relatively short life, (he was …

6 Mole Recipes to Make for the Day of the Dead

In Mexico, Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a day of remembrance celebrated with sugar skulls, marigolds and mole, a rich, dark sauce made …

Pumpkin’s surprising origin

The symbol of autumn traces its roots back to Mexico, but you won’t find Jack-o’-lanterns or spiced doughnuts here. What you will find is real pumpkin – served the way it was intended.<p>Autumn is one of the most vibrant times to be in Mexico City because preparations for Dia de los Muertos (Day of …

San Francisco Is All About the Day of the Dead

In the city by the Bay, tourists celebrate Halloween; locals turn out for Dia de los Muertos.<p>In San Francisco, tourists celebrate Halloween; locals …

"Bone Washing:" A Day of The Dead Tradition

Last year, I had the privilege of traveling to a small Mayan village in the Mexican state of Campeche. There, I photographed the local customs of Day of the Dead or <i>Dia de los Muertos</i>, including one of the most unusual death rituals in the world: <i>"Bone Washing."</i><p>Senior Venancio Tuz Chi, washing the …