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11 things white people can do to be real anti-racist allies

Eleven prominent writers and activists explain what it takes to do the difficult work of fighting white supremacy<p>Rarely is the present so identifiably historic as the moment we are living in. The New Civil Rights Movement, as it has been dubbed, is shining a national spotlight on long-standing …

Feminism

Latin America’s rural dream

“I THINK everyone in this country…has a dream hidden away in their heads, the secret dream of land, a small plot of land that makes them feel secure, …

South America

Growing up Latina and Jewish: TODAY producer on learning not to fit the mold - TODAY.com

I can never check one box.<p>You know the ones I'm talking about: American. Hispanic. White. Jewish. Check, check, check, check.<p>And I spent my adolescence and even my 20s searching for a connection, to find people who fit the same out-of-the-box boxes as I did.<p>The daughter of Argentinian immigrants, I …

Language

75 Reasons Green Food Is the Best Food

Yes, we compiled 75 recipes in honor of our favorite color of food.<p><b>Sometimes, we just can't get enough green.</b> No, really. So we created this monster slideshow that celebrates our favorite color of food. Break out these recipes on St. Patrick's Day if you want to get really festive.

Cooking

Greek-Style Vegetable Casserole

6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 zucchini (about 8 ounces), cut crosswise into four sections, then lengthwise into quarters<p>1 small red onion, cut into 1/2-inch wedges<p>4 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>Kosher salt<p>1 pound Yukon Gold potatoes, cut into 1-inch wedges<p>1/2 pound green beans, trimmed<p>1 14-ounce can …

Zucchini

Warm Artichoke-Olive Dip

10 Servings<p>November 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 8-ounce package frozen artichoke hearts, thawed<p>3/4 cup (packed) fresh basil leaves plus additional (for garnish)<p>1 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese<p>3/4 cup green-olive tapenade<p>1 5.2-ounce garlic-and-herb cheese (such as Boursin)<p>Assorted sliced crusty …

Bread

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

Breakfast

La Roux - Let Me Down Gently (Playless Club Mix)

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

The three majestic natural bridges of Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah invite you to ponder the power of water in a landscape usually defined by its absence. View them from an overlook, or hit the trails and experience their grandeur from below. Declared a National Monument in 1908, the bridges are named "Kachina," "Owachomo" and "Sipapu" in honor of the Native Americans that once made this area their home. This is also home to some of the darkest night skies in the United States. Photo: Manish Mamtani

Camilo

“I’m Camilo!” he shouted to me from the gate, opening his arms wide, as if we knew each other. “Your daddy’s godson.” It seemed terribly suspicious to me, like a caricature of danger, and I was nine then, already too big to fall for a trap like that. Those dark glasses, like a blind man’s, on a …

This Week in Fiction: Alejandro Zambra

<i>Your story in this week’s issue, “Camilo,” is about a boy who becomes close to his father’s older godson. Is this a kind of relationship that would commonly form in Chile? Is Camilo based on someone you know?</i><p>I don’t know if you could say it’s a particularly Chilean relationship, but I’ve always …

Confessions of a Prep-School Feminist

In what I think of as either the apotheosis or the nadir—maybe both—of my stint as a prep-school feminist, I once followed Gloria Steinem into a bathroom to get her autograph. It’s actually even worse than it sounds: first, I lurked outside the stall she was using, then I intercepted her when she …

Disconnected Man

“Night Moves” and “The Double.”<p>In Kelly Reichardt’s “Night Moves,” Jesse Eisenberg plays a lonely and reticent man, Josh, who works on an organic farm and food co-operative in southern Oregon. Eisenberg has grown a tentative beard; his eyes are hooded and hostile; he hauls, loads, does unending …

The Walmart-Free City

In October, the city council of Portland, Oregon, in between updating the payroll system for the police honor guard and changing the duties of the golf advisory committee, adopted a resolution banning Walmart—and Walmart alone— from the city’s investment portfolio. The resolution, unanimously …

Philip Roth Is Good for the Jews

Fifty-five years ago, the twenty-six-year-old Philip Roth published his first story in <i>The New Yorker</i>, “Defender of the Faith.” It sparked a violent reaction in certain quarters of the Jewish establishment. Roth was vilified as a self-hating Jew and a traitor to his people who had given ammunition …