Originally posted on Collect, select, reflect, and project:
The media’s the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that’s power. Because they control the minds of the masses. -Malcolm X Introduction: The first chapter I chose is Chapter 2: Culture and…

One by One

Albert Einstein says, “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” I’ve always been drawn to helping people who need it, and growing up I was told that I could do or be anything that I wanted to be, unlike some that are told what they have … Continue reading

Between the lines where the history lies, there is a voice inside

When fighting for equality and justice and participatory democracy ‘in general’, women become tired of just making tea for the revolution, sleeping with the leaders, and typing their manuscripts. -D. Dahlerup (1986) The New Women’s Movement Marge Piercy’s “Barbie Doll” and “What’s That Smell in the Kitchen?” bring to light the struggle between societal views … Continue reading

Overwhelmed with reflections

Originally posted on Collect, select, reflect, and project:
Hi all! I absolutely love learning about how and why people do the things they do. Don’t you? For me sociology has been a way to be really reflective and examine my life while trying to understand people from other groups and cultures. It is about learning…

Paths Taken

Snow crusted beauty

Hello Walk

Friday Night Cooking Adventures

This was so much fun tonight! I decided that instead of buying pizza I would make homemade pizzas. This is only the second time I’ve ever done this and it is so simple! What I like about it is that everyone in your family can put what they want on their pizza and its a … Continue reading

Pops of color

Infinitesimal Specks