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6 SF/F Novels with Non-White Protagonists That Aren't By Octavia Butler. There’s currently a movement in sci-fi and fantasy encouraging readers to seek out more diverse books.

6 SF/F Novels with Non-White Protagonists That Aren't By Octavia Butler

But what to read? Well, there’s Kindred, by Octavia Butler, but surely everyone knows about Octavia Butler, right? Maybe everyone is tired of being told to read Kindred? Have other books featuring POC characters been published since 1979? In fact, yes! Books with Well-Written Autistic Characters. Book recommendations from readers like you.

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'Female Schindler' who saved 2,500 Jewish children, has died aged 98

Those old enough to ask knew their saviour only by her codename "Jolanta". But she kept hidden a meticulous record of all their real names and new identities - created to protect the Jewish youngsters from the pursuing Nazis - so they might later be re-united with their families. Her finest hour: Irena Sendler rescued thousands of Jewish children By any measure, Irena Sendler was one of the most remarkable and noble figures to have emerged from the horrors of World War II.

When the Germans finally caught her, the Roman Catholic social worker had managed to save 2,500 Jewish babies and toddlers from deportation to the concentration camps. Swimming & Slavery. Dobri Dobrev. America is Regressing into a Developing Nation for Most People. A new book by economist Peter Temin finds that the U.S. is no longer one country, but dividing into two separate economic and political worlds You’ve probably heard the news that the celebrated post-WW II beating heart of America known as the middle class has gone from “burdened,” to “squeezed” to “dying.”

The real-life 'negro removals' behind HBO mini-series Show Me a Hero. Show Me a Hero, David Simon’s TV adaptation of Lisa Belkin’s book of the same name, takes an unsparing look at one of the most corrosive issues in American life: the question of how we learn, literally, to live with each other.

The real-life 'negro removals' behind HBO mini-series Show Me a Hero

Simon and co-writer William F Zorzi do this brilliantly, which should be no surprise. Their previous collaboration, The Wire, about life in Baltimore’s inner city, was the best show ever on American television. They are just as unflinching here, their canvas an endless, real-life fight over public housing in Yonkers, a small city just north of New York. Its overwhelmingly white, working-class population had already been battered by de-industrialisation when the fight began in 1980, and Simon and Zorzi are sympathetic to their fears. Yonkers was just one of many such fights over public housing that went on throughout the United States for decades – and are still going on. Ferdinand Marcos. SIMCITY. Neil wrote this essay for SIMCITY.


Cities are not people. But, like people, cities have their own personalities: in some cases one city has many different personalities -- there are a dozen Londons, a crowd of different New Yorks. A city is a collection of lives and buildings, and it has identity and personality. Cities exist in location, and in time. May 1, 1969: Fred Rogers testifies before the Senate Subcommittee on Communications. Geisha.

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After the Death of Her Father, a Woman Reconnects with a Language She Hasn't Spoken in Years

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American History Myths Debunked: White Settlers Did Not Carve America Out of the Untamed Wilderness

The last myth we’re going to dive into is myth number two, “White Settlers Did Not Carve America Out of the Untamed Wilderness,” which says the “pilgrims were the first in a parade of brave settlers who pushed civilization westward along the frontier with elbow grease and sheer grizzled-old-man strength.”

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Our home on website lets users explore Indigenous ancestral territories

Vancouver-based web freelancer Victor Temprano says his interactive mapping website is his "dearest" project. He's logged thousands of hours developing it, and says he's working to turn it into an Indigenous-led non-for-profit organization and educational tool. "The site wasn't built so Indigenous people know their territories better — they know them plenty well," said Temprano, who described himself as a settler in Canada. "A lot of settlers are not really aware of the situation with the land, and a lot of people are vaguely interested in it, but there aren't many resources to explore it. I'm really happy to see that it's becoming useful to Indigenous Peoples themselves.

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