Tag: culture

  • Matt Nuckols wants you to know a thing or two about dairy farm life.

    This is Cinderella. But she’s not a princess she’s a cow. And not just any cow; Cinderella happens to be one of the most popular cows in all of Virginia. Matt and Cinderella on the farm. Photo courtesy of Matt Nuckols/Eastview Farm. Cinderella and her owner, dairy farmer Matt Nuckols, make regular appearances around the […]

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  • Michelle Obama tackles a tough truth about who gets a second chance and who doesn’t.

    Speaking at the 2018 annual United State of Women conference, Michelle Obama opened up about leadership, parenting, and — perhaps most notable — failure. The former first lady grabbed headlines during her 40-minute discussion with actress Tracee Ellis Ross for her comments about the 2016 election: “When the most qualified person running was a woman, […]

  • Last year’s #OscarsSoWhite problem was bad. This year, it’s even worse.

    On Jan. 14, the 2016 Oscar nominations were announced. There are plenty of talented actors who deserve a round of applause. Leonardo DiCaprio, for instance, is up for Best Actor for his work in “The Revenant,” right after snagging the Golden Globe this past weekend. Jennifer Lawrence and Brie Larson are also nominated for the […]

  • Their neighborhood was in poor health. These amazing teens changed that.

    In February 2018, a South Los Angeles community gathered to celebrate some local heroes: teenage agriculturists. The event was the grand opening of a brand new, state-of-the-art greenhouse on the John C. Fremont High School campus. This greenhouse is custom designed and optimized with the latest technology for plant growth and education. The vents are […]

  • Think cricket’s just for stodgy British types? Think again.

    When Neeraj Kher came to live in the United States, he thought he’d made a mistake. He couldn’t find any cricket. He had always been a cricket player. Born in New Delhi, India, he had learned the sport young, and then lived in two other cricket-playing countries, Australia and England. But then, he settled in […]