To Counter Trump, Women Are Mobilizing for Massive March on Washington

“We are confronted with the question of how to move forward in the face of national and international concern and fear,” write the march organizers. (Photo: Women’s March on Washington/Facebook) ‘We call on all defenders of human rights to join us’ By Nika Knight / 11.15.2016 In response to the imminent Donald Trump presidency, women’s[…]

Roman Forts

A reconstruction of the gate of the Roman fort at Lunt (Coventry, UK) By Mark Cartwright / 11.02.2016 The Roman army constructed both temporary and permanent forts and fortified military camps (castrum) across the frontiers of the empire’s borders and within territories which required a permanent military presence to prevent indigenous uprisings. Although given basic[…]

The Gifts of Grief

By Edwina Shaw / 11.17.2016 How Sorrow Can Be a Catalyst For Growth Not long after my infant son died of a neonatal heart defect, my wise friend Suzi told me – “You have to give thanks.” “I do,” I said. “I practice gratitude all the time.” “No,” she said. “You have to give thanks[…]