As the economy struggles and budgets tighten, more and more necessary programs are being cut from local public school systems. In the Mount Vernon district a recent budget cut has benched
The official Make It Right NOLA site has updated their situation in regards to the impact of Hurricane Gustav, and it appears that their construction projects made it through largely
Actress Selena Gomez, star of Disney Channel’s The Wizards of Waverly Place, has released a new PSA with Kermit the Frog calling attention to the plight of the world’s amphibians.
Rumors are swirling over a possible resolution to the controversy surrounding the use of real bear fur for the hats of Buckingham Palace Guardsmen. Over the past couple years, we’ve
In terms of activism for the vegetarian and animal rights scene, few people can measure up to the work done by the late Linda McCartney. Her Wikipedia profile bears testament
A few months ago a good friend told me about this funky new book called Thanking The Monkey by Karen Dawn that “I just have to read.” Now even though
The political buzz is a stirrin’over John McCain’s vice presidential running mate, Sarah Palin. While the country is pretty much caught up on her lack of government experience, scandalous teenage