Secrets of the Avocado. Read them with some guacamole and chips.
Lives Bound Together: Slavery
at George Washington’s Mount Vernon. The stories of the people enslaved
by the father of our country is told in a new exhibition at
This Is Where Your Childhood Memories Went. Neuroscience is beginning to trace the causes of childhood amnesia.(via Metafilter)
A Glimpse Into the Bureaucratic Hell of Denying Health Insurance Claims.
No, Getting a Hole Drilled in Your Head Was Never a Migraine Cure. There were plenty of other reasons for trepanation.
Tales From A Hollywood Child Wrangler. Child actors are a different breed, but the kids are doing their best.
Here’s What It’s Like To Be the Face of a National Movement When You’re a Senior in High School. Emma González is afraid she doesn't deserve to go to college.
Viola Desmond, the New Face on the Canadian $10 Bill. She fought discrimination that wasn't encoded in Jim Crow laws, but was enforced in roundabout ways.
A Florida middle school teacher will keep his job after an investigation found he used a racial slur in front of students more than once and told them not to date black boys. Is this who we want teaching our children?
I've seen a lot of "Reylo" fan fiction comics, but this one is the goofiest so far.