In The Spotlight
One of the most important topics for Election 2016 is Education Reform. After watching these 3 videos, do you believe America will be able to compete in the 21st Century? Just Askin’!
Which Party will make sure that the United States will be able to compete with China, Japan, and India in the 21st Century? What makes you think so?
"Jimmy's Hall" is the type of movie that your parents, church, government, bosses and landlords warned you about. The film, nominated for the Cannes Film Festival's highest honor, the Palme d'Or, shows how standing up to the powers that be may not always be rewarding. It also shows how excellent films that depict fighting said power structure receive little to no distribution!
Jimmy Gralton was a free thinker and a fighter. Born on a small, impoverished Irish farm in 1886, Gralton emigrated to the United States in 1909 to improve his life. He returned to fight in the Irish War of Independence barely ten years later.
The story of how soul comes to be in the world is called the soul’s adventure. The soul’s adventure is a metaphor. Here is the crucial thing to remember about metaphors. There is a difference between the use of metaphors as symbols pointing to things which are invisibles in psychic resemblances and the actual experience of the experiences in these resemblances poetic language mimes to satisfy. A poem is a call calling into presence here and now the soul’s code.
Statistics reveal that one in three women and girls worldwide will experience some form of gender-based violence in their lifetime. In most countries around the world
In humanitarian emergencies, like conflicts and natural disasters, violence against women increases. What does it take to ensure that women are safe? Lina Abirafeh shares her big idea for taking on, and ending, gender based violence around the world.