Generational study from Advance Seminar class (by Mike Zonta, H.W., M.)

I was talking to a young UC Berkeley philosophy student named Kurt a few days ago and, after discussing Zeno’s paradox (which proves the impossibility of motion) and other philosophical concerns, I brought up the generational study used in The Prosperos in its Advance Seminar class. Which is: Each of us had two parents.  And … Continue reading Generational study from Advance Seminar class (by Mike Zonta, H.W., M.)

Jefferson’s university

Thomas Jefferson founded a university believing it would safeguard republican freedom. Slavery was another matter altogetherView of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville and Monticello, Taken From Lewis Mountain (1856) by Casimir Bohn/E Sachse & Co. Courtesy Special Collections, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Alan Taylor is the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Chair at the the University of Virginia. … Continue reading Jefferson’s university

White Gen X and millennial evangelicals are losing faith in the conservative culture wars

June 22, 2021 • Updated June 28, 2021 (theconversation.com) Author Terry ShoemakerLecturer, School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, Arizona State University Disclosure statement Terry Shoemaker does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their … Continue reading White Gen X and millennial evangelicals are losing faith in the conservative culture wars

SEARCHING FOR MY GRANDFATHER AND THE TULSA IN ME

100 Years Later, I’m Still Sifting Through the Tulsa Race Massacre’s Destruction to Find Our Family’s History Courtesy of Olga Idriss Davis. by OLGA IDRISS DAVIS | JUNE 3, 2021 (zocalopublicsquare.org) I am my father’s daughter. I am the first-born daughter, the middle child, who was called Sweet Pea, Mama-Daddy, and Peanie. Naming is very important in the Black community. The act of … Continue reading SEARCHING FOR MY GRANDFATHER AND THE TULSA IN ME

WHAT THE TULSA RACE MASSACRE DESTROYED

A century ago, a prosperous Black neighborhood in Tulsa, Okla., perished at the hands of a violent white mob. The Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921 killed hundreds of residents, burned more than 1,250 homes and erased years of Black success. By Yuliya Parshina-Kottas, Anjali Singhvi, Audra D.S. Burch, Troy Griggs, Mika Gröndahl, Lingdong Huang, Tim Wallace, Jeremy White and Josh Williams May 24, 2021 (NYTimes.com) Imagine a community of … Continue reading WHAT THE TULSA RACE MASSACRE DESTROYED

INSIDE THE WINNING FIGHT FOR REPARATIONS IN ATHENS, GEORGIA

Hattie Thomas Whitehead, 72, is one of at least 10 living former Linnentown residents. In this April 3, 2021, photograph, she stands outside of Creswell Hall at the University of Georgia, where Linnentown homes once stood, in Athens, Ga. Photo: Lynsey Weatherspoon for The Intercept Fifty Black families were forcibly displaced from their homes in the … Continue reading INSIDE THE WINNING FIGHT FOR REPARATIONS IN ATHENS, GEORGIA

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia It has been suggested that this article be merged with Adverse Childhood Experiences movement. The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACE Study) is a research study conducted by the U.S. health maintenance organization Kaiser Permanente and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention[1] that was originally published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.[2] Participants were recruited to the study between 1995 and … Continue reading Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE)