Tag Archives: Movies

November Roundup: Feel Good Viewing to be Thankful For

November 2nd, 2021

In a few weeks, many Americans will gather to celebrate Thanksgiving,  one of our country’s more ethically problematic holidays, also rightly acknowledged as The National Day of Mourning. It’s an important topic for discussion, and there is much to be done to separate the notion of giving thanks with egregious events that shape our nation’s […]

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December Pandemic Viewing Roundup

December 1st, 2020

December Pandemic Viewing Roundup It’s December. The election is behind us. And 2021 is nigh—hopefully with the promise of a brighter future ahead. In the meantime, we all deserve some time to recover from a year that, we imagine, few will be sorry to see come to an end. As such, for our final Pandemic […]

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The Phenomenal Women of Miss Juneteenth

September 22nd, 2020

I have a confession. Prior to this past June, I had never heard of the holiday Juneteenth that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. Several months after the Civil War ended, a General and his troops traveled to Gavelston, Texas announcing all slaves were now free. Despite the historical importance of this […]

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