Archive for the ‘And Beyond…’ Category

Earth Day Special: History of Environmental Justice

Posted on: April 21st, 2016 No Comments

Learn more about the History of the Environmental Justice movement in America to celebrate Earth day!



A soup kitchen disguised as a restaurant is making a big difference in Kansas City.

Posted on: April 13th, 2016

The restaurant-style Kansas City Community Kitchen is a completely new way to feed those in need.



Libraries are often the safest place for homeless people.

Posted on: April 6th, 2016

Library Offers Homeless People Mental Health Services, And It’s Working



“Bowing to widespread opposition from coastal towns, the Obama administration announced Tuesday that it won’t open the US Atlantic seaboard to offshore oil exploration, but will still allow some leases off Alaska.”

Posted on: March 21st, 2016

“It’s an incredible day for the Southeast,” said Sierra Weaver, head of the Coast and Wetlands Program at the Southern […]



Obama just quietly signed a major anti-slavery bill!

Posted on: March 3rd, 2016

Fishing is a huge industry in Thailand — worth roughly $7 billion in exports every year — with people in […]



Pope Francis Visits Mexico

Posted on: February 17th, 2016

“Francis brought a message of encouragement on the second full day of his trip to residents of Ecatepec, a poverty-stricken […]



Flint Residents Fight Back

Posted on: February 17th, 2016

“Hundreds of Flint residents on Tuesday packed into a ballroom at the University of Michigan-Flint, hoping to receive answers from […]



Union Plumbers Help Out the Residents of Flint Michigan

Posted on: February 3rd, 2016

300 plumbers from unions across the country descended on Flint to install new faucets and water filters for free!



A second write up about the Vatican II Symposium by Heidi Schlumpf

Posted on: January 20th, 2016

Are women “Still Guests in Our Own House?” And if so, should we pack our bags to find a more […]



The President Wants Every Student To Learn Computer Science

Posted on: January 15th, 2016

President Obama used his final State of the Union address Tuesday night to reflect on his legacy. But he also […]