Christian silence: we hear it when people are happy and when people have gained recognition as humans, living life to its fullest, we hear it when people want to make change and truly provide for people in this cruel world, we… Read More ›
Month: January 2017
What are people–television hosts, teachers, doctors, authors, preachers, business owners, employees, children, parents, grandparents, friends, and others–being silent about? What can we do to survive the bombardment of hate that has occurred this week? How can we build communities that… Read More ›
Because words currently fail me, below I share a few items from social media today that capture some of my thoughts and serious concerns. I will say we must, somehow, create a society where people do not fear truth, facts, and… Read More ›
Saturday, January 21, 2017, will be remembered as a day when women and their allies stood against oppression like never before. And it’s all so beautiful. (Above) A tiny sample of pictures from across social media today.
Representations matter. The Hollars (2016) is one of far too many movies that fails the Bechdel Test. Moreover, it’s one of countless movies that has far more roles for men than for women. The Hollars opens with the mother passing out. She has a brain… Read More ›