Absolutely fascinating. “Mrs. Russell’s book suggested that a more nuanced view might be in order. Instead of rustic Southern “soul food,” it served up complex, cosmopolitan food inspired by European cuisine.”
Petition: “For the third year in a row, Target has refused to participate in the NAACP’s annual survey on the state of diversity in corporate America, making them the largest retailer to refuse to answer questions about their company’s diversity practices
“Have you lived overseas and have an interesting story? Are you an expat, third culture kid, missionary kid or army brat?” Send in your story and you could win $100.
“rap artists she met applauded her struggle without understanding it at all. They imagined gangster Arabs strapping guns and bombs to their bodies, but “thought Lebanon was in Africa or near India,” she says with surprise.”
“Anyone who considers bull markets normal, extracurricular activities sacrosanct and New York a tidy, governable place — well, the original “Sesame Street” might hurt your feelings.”
“here’s the thing…white people were more likely to be packing, despite the fact that black people were more likely to be searched”
Ugh the comments to Laura’s post make me want to scream.