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5 Reasons I Am Watching The Olympics

I am not one to separate politics from…well…anything. From attending protests, to considering where and how I spend my money, to voting in every single election, to writing to my representatives about issues that matter to me – I am vocal and active about my beliefs and how I incorporate […]

Coke and Chevy step up with LGBTQ families in Olympics ads
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Coke and Chevy step up with LGBTQ families in Olympics ads

If you’ve been watching the Olympics and paying attention to the commercials, you’ll have seen a few signs that is hasn’t just been President Obama, Billie Jean King, and LGBTQ activists transmitting messages  about LGBTQ people and families.  I wasn’t watching – got no cable, plus, unlike some of my […]

TGIF Video: Another reason to love Candians
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TGIF Video: Another reason to love Candians

Today, the Google doodle gives up an Olympic rainbow with the following text below: “The practice of sport is a human right. Every individual must have the possibility of practicing sport, without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, […]

Taking on Mother Russia
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Taking on Mother Russia

I was 17 when I was arrested for the first, and thus far, only time in my life. I’d like to say I was cheesed for something badass, like stealing a car or selling dope. But, no, nothing that glam. During my freshman year at Yeshiva University Stern College for […]