“A wall of cops moves like a wall of water on a barge, no beauty.”
Most carpeting is made from synthetic fibers derived from non-renewable petroleum-based sources and emits harmful volatile organic compounds (VOCs) into the air.
Speculative futures of care — Miriam Iris Ticktin
Experts have voiced concerns about the uptake of a recent Canadian study, in which water fluoridation was associated with slightly lower IQs in children.
This is a story of a women’s joy turning to shock, anger and shame.
The queer community is resilient. No matter what obstacles they encounter, their battle to live, pursue their passions, and contribute to society endures.
Refections on loneliness over the festive season.
In this episode, the Kvetching Professor first talks about two of the most famous advice columns ever — “Dear Abby” and “Ask Ann Landers.” And then it’s about his own altogether fictitious contribution — “Dr. Mark.” Unless you wanted a good laugh, you probably wouldn’t want to write in to ask Dr. Mark for his…
You need to know the difference.
Sometimes it is easier to prevent discomfort than to walk out on it.
Ghosting is really about avoidance. We ignore texts, phone calls, and emails, and fade away slowly or quickly, in order to avoid confrontation or what really amounts to an uncomfortable conversation.
There needs to be more than one reason?
You might need some new friends.
My mind wanders back to the time when I was young.
Worrying about something only invites that energy of what you don’t want in your life. Focus on what you do have.
An unexpected conversation with an Uber driver who was an Ethiopian immigrant got Ken Goldstein thinking about this question.