A Mother’s Love

A Mother’s Love The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new.   —Rajneesh //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: “ca-pub-7871172139122548”, enable_page_level_ads: true }); Advertisements

El Violinista (1967)

Humanitarian and Expressionist Ecuadorian Artist  El Violinista Oswaldo Guayasamin Date: 1967 Style: Expressionism //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: “ca-pub-7871172139122548”, enable_page_level_ads: true });

The Lovers (1989)

“Sometimes you meet someone, and it’s so clear that the two of you, on some level belong together. As lovers, or as friends, or as a family, or as something entirely different. You just work, whether you understand one another, or you’re in love, or you’re partners in crime. You meet these people throughout your … More The Lovers (1989)

Child Poverty Part II

In the African-American youth, poverty is often referred to as the cause of high anxiety and depression with rebellious behavior and lower performances. In the Hispanic segment, poverty has been reported to cause behavioral problems at young ages and anxiety at the age of adolescence, and it was also found to be more for Mexican-American … More Child Poverty Part II

Child Advocacy: Poverty and Ethnicity Part I

Child abuse has been one of the most discussed topics in various national and international forums. Recent studies conducted have highlighted new models in the context of child abuse with respect to poverty and ethnic orientation. In this regard, the consensus has to be developed concerning the influence of race, poverty level or both of … More Child Advocacy: Poverty and Ethnicity Part I

Revolutionary Women

“I am like a drop of water on a rock. After drip, drip, dripping in the same place, I begin to leave a mark, and I leave my mark in many people’s hearts.” -Rigoberta Menchu //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: “ca-pub-7871172139122548”, enable_page_level_ads: true });

Restructuring the Justice System

CLICK HERE TO WATCH: “thousands of children are lead down a career path of criminal behavior in large part due to the failure of our punitive justice system” The article by Izenman, et alt.(2010), examined group intervention program for violent juveniles.  The research was based on the ecological approach and cognitive behavioral approach to reduce the … More Restructuring the Justice System

The Struggle

The inequalities and injustices that people of color have endured for centuries continue, even today.  Individuals and organizations have spearheaded efforts to bring about change through awareness, but much remains to be done.  As documented throughout the literature, research studies, and other publications, until there is a united front, an outpour of voices demanding the … More The Struggle