10 Dec
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The Green Book Dazzles
Category: Diversity, Human Relations, Polit...
A O Scott got it wrong. He’s the NY Times Film Critic, one of my trusted sources. Scott spent half a page telling us what’s wrong with this dazzling new film, the Green Book and...
21 Aug
L & A Little Mountain
Beauty and Optimism in A Pluralistic Culture; On the buses in Vancouver
Category: Diversity, Human Relations, Polit...
Being without a car and walking or busing everywhere in a spectacularly beautiful and scenic city swarming with people of so many backgrounds and cultures is awe-inspiring. My l...
31 Mar
Hidden Figures
Category: Human Relations, Parents and Kids...
We finally got a chance to see “Hidden Figures,” a film which celebrates the contributions of three black women who played crucial roles in the American Space Program in the six...
16 Feb
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Oscar Missed a Bet
Category: Human Relations, Parents and Kids...
Oscar missed a bet when he overlooked Annette Bening’s performance in 20th Century Women. Golden Globes made up for it by nominating her for best actress. I’m fascinated by film...
16 Dec
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Strong Attachments Help Us Heal Trauma
Category: Human Relations, Psychology, Trau...
Characters in the stories we read or write often take up residence in our minds. Have characters in stories come to life for you? Do you feel like you’ve entered their wor...