LGBT Stonewall Riots and the Controversial New Film [Video]

LGBT Stonewall Riots and the Controversial New Film [Video]

During the post-World War II era, the LGBT community was targeted as deviants who could not be trusted as patriotic Amercian citizens. Between 1950 and 1953, Senator Joseph McCarthy relentlessly pushed allegations that there were communists within government agencies. Ervin Griswald, who served as dean of Harvard Law between 1946 and 1967, described McCarthy as, “Judge, […]

Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease Are Not the Same

Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease Are Not the Same

A common misconception is that Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are the same illness. Medical News Today (MNT) explains that Alzheimer’s is a disease that causes the brain to forget how to make the body function until the organs shut down. By contrast, dementia, as defined by MNT, is a collective term used to describe a variety of […]

Earthquakes Around the World and the One That Rocked Chile

Earthquakes Around the World and the One That Rocked Chile

According to the Earthquake Report website, since midnight, Sept. 26, 2015, there have been more than 24 quakes or aftershocks around the world. The most significant was reported in Chile. The rumblings began at approximately 12:08 a.m. UTC, in Coquimbo, Chile with a magnitude of 3.7. Two hours later, Coquimbo recorded a 6.4 tremor and […]