Daily Archives : August 5, 2014

Half a Century of Housewives: Has Anything Really Changed?

Housewife. This term was first used in the 1950s, when America was the “cookie-cutter” country of the world. From there, the stereotypical 1950s housewife became an instant icon. This was a time when women would look perfect from head to…

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The Tears of Applying To College – International Edition

Some of these tears are obvious, but universal: no matter where we are, we all cry these tears.  There are the tears of sadness as a result of college rejection comparable to unrequited love.  There are the tears of doubt…

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Israel’s Cease(less) Fire

LEXINGTON, Kentucky – Weeks ago, I approached a daring young man at the local gym. Unmindful to any possible looks of contempt, he calmly finished his last set before wiping his brow on a black t-shirt with glossy text printed…

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