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The Serious Consequences of Treating Black Women Like They're Invisible

Our tragedies are considered situational and singular instead of as an issue for women of color as a whole.<p>Another elbow is headed straight for my face, when I say, "Excuse me, sir, I am standing here!" and a white man in a business suit says looks down and says, "Oh, I didn't see you."<p>"Of course …

No police accountability in shooting of WWII vet, 95

If you've ever heard the sound of a broom on a shop floor, sweeping up right before closing time, you would have heard it in the raspy voice of Cook County Associate Judge Luciano Panici reading his decision in the Wrana case.<p>It wasn't crumbs or dust bits or sawdust from under the chopping block. …

24 Clever Ways To Get Organized From Etsy

For when you don't have time to DIY, but do have a credit card...

Mr & Mrs Disraeli review – a thoroughly modern marriage

Did Benjamin and Mary Anne Disraeli, a self-made odd couple, create a convenient fiction of devotion for the voters?<p>Benjamin Disraeli remains an extraordinarily modern figure, a source of perennial fascination. His seductive “one nation” rhetoric has been appropriated by Ed Miliband’s Labour …

Ed Miliband

5 digital tricks you'll use almost every day

Did you know that the quickest way to open a link on a Web page in a new window or tab is to click the link with the middle button on your mouse? If you're a keyboard person, in Windows, press the Control button and click the link. On a Mac, use the Command button and click the link.<p>There are …

Pigeons Fly In Fear As Rufus The Hawk Guards Wimbledon's Grass

At Wimbledon, maintaining the iconic grass courts is as important as the tennis matches themselves.<p>Every day during the Championships, Centre Court is cut to a precise measurement of 10 millimeters and the white chalk lines are re-drawn.<p>Groundskeepers use perennial ryegrass, which is perfect for a …

How to Set Up Your Photography Blog and Get Noticed

Love it or hate it, the internet these days is ruled by social media. If you don’t share, like, +1 and comment, the chances are, you are not going to …

Five Steps To Living A Fearless Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There is no quick fix or magic pill to move yourself forward from a fearful life to a fearless life. Fear is a powerful glue and you have been stuck …

Celebrate the 4th of July with Our Firecracker Cupcakes!

We’re getting ready for the 4th of July at Brit + Co., from making red, white, and blue kite runners to rounding up 4th of July sweets and 30 ways to rock your 4th. Now we have a “poppin” sweet treat for you, Firecracker Cupcakes! Just use Poprocks or sprinkles to make your cupcakes “explode” with …

6 Ways To Host An Affordable, Fun Summer Party

<b>Good bets for summer sippers</b><p>When it comes to summer wines, classic buying tips apply: Many wine shops offer steep discounts on overstocked wines or partial cases. Beyond that, there are several inexpensive wines that are great summer chillers: Vinho Verde, for example, is a light, summery …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

10 Photography Assignments to Stimulate Your Creativity

This article provides you with 10 photography self-assignments that you can use to get your own creative juices flowing. They’re designed to help you …

Google Arts & Culture

A showcase of Japanese crafts and traditions, and the untold stories behind them. Be inspired by the rich history and craftsmanship of this …

The Arts