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19Jan, 2017

The Civil Rights Activist of Canada – Viola Desmond

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Viola Desmond fought for equal civil rights for black in Canada.

Viola Desmond fought for equal civil rights for black in Canada.
Here in the United States, we’re familiar with Rosa Parks and her refusal to move to the back of the bus. She was not the only woman making strides in civil rights in North America. In our neighbor …

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12Jan, 2017

Women Who Made a Difference for the LGBT Community

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Fist Representing LGBT rights

Notable Women who stood up for LGBT Rights
Most Americans are familiar with Ellen DeGeneres, one of the first major celebrities to come out as a lesbian. Her show “Ellen” was acclaimed for having the first openly lesbian character played by an openly gay woman….

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10Jan, 2017

Pew Researches a College Degree and Religion

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College Degree and Religion

Earning a college degree has positive consequences for your children.
It’s no secret that earning a college degree makes you more employable. It’s estimated that college graduates with a bachelor’s degree earn at least $17,000 more than people with a high sch…

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05Jan, 2017

Writing Letters to Your Children Benefits Them

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The Art of Letter Writing has many benefits.

The Art of Letter Writing has many benefits.
Letter-writing is becoming a lost art according to many experts. About 70 percent of children write thank-you notes but don’t actually write letters. Most child development specialists believe that letter-writing is an…

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22Dec, 2016

Don’t Forget Self-Care During the Holidays

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Santa meditating

Meditation is a good way to practice self-care during the holidays.
Deck the halls with boughs of holly
Fa la la la la, la la la la
‘Tis the season to be jolly
Fa la la la la, la la la la
It might be the season to be happy and merry, but it’s all too easy to ge…

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20Dec, 2016

Books to Read to Understand Native American Culture

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Native American family in national dress

Native American family in national dress
November is Native American Heritage Month. Dr. Debbie Reese, Nambé Pueblo, recommended a list of books for children and teens that portrayed Native Americans in a positive way instead of through stereotypes. Many of these …

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