Tagged: USA

Yankee Doodle

2Geeky w/ Bunny: How to be a Yankee Doodle Dandy

Welcome to 2Geeky, a web series where comedian Bunny Themelis explores all the odds and ends that are just too geeky for the streets, or comedy club. In this episode of 2Geeky, Bunny tackles a mystery: just what the eff is a Yankee Doodle? A Yankee Doodle Dandy? Why macaroni?...

Bartleby

Why Occupy was Bartleby in the 21st Century

  September 17, 2011 marked a critical moment in the history of protest movements in the United States. Unity, passion, and voices refusing to be silenced came together in Zuccotti Park to oppose the face of inequality. “We are the 99%” has come be to recognized as a statement of refusal,...

state of the union 2015

Made in America: State Of The Union 2015

‘An economy for all,’ President Barack Obama iterated throughout his sixth State of the Union speech Tuesday evening. President Obama’s eloquence has reverberated in our ears and touched our hearts since before setting foot in the White House. The political turmoil of the last six years has been visible; we have watched a...

mlk

MLK: Daring People To Improve Things

In times of difficulty and despair, when a cloud hangs over a nation and its citizens cling to one another, it’s easy to recall Martin Luther King Jr.’s sagacious words: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.”...