Mark’s #15 – Half the Sky:Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn (320 pages)

May 3, 2016 0

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide It has been said that the most dangerous sentence in the world is, “It’s a girl.”  Sex selective abortions, sexual slavery, economic and personal oppression, abuse, neglect, and centuries of cultural ‘norms’ have made the oppression of women, particularly women […]

Ron’s #2: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

January 29, 2012 4

When I was in Mrs. Neidz’s 9th grade English class, I tried to bluff my way through discussions using only the Cliffsnotes version of reading Huck Finn. I hoped it was good enough to help me pass the quizzes. During the class, I found myself interested in the story and […]

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