The State of Sexual Violence in America - One Woman's Story. Anna Faktorovich writes about her own experiences with sexual assault within the larger context of what is taking place in the national landscape.
Monir Zandghoreishi has long been a highly respected designer in the Pacific Northwest, but her story begins thousands of miles from here in Iran. Monir Zandghoreishi knows what it is to Come to America. Her life in America began with hope and struggle, and now today, she is taking all of the success she has earned and is pouring it back into her teaching and mentoring. Her journey is a story with heart.
Jackie Campbell was a prolific writer. She began her career with the Providence Journal in Rhode Island. When she and her husband moved the family to Denver because of his work in the oil shale business, she began looking to connect with other people who could possibly work with her doing feature writing. She found me!
From Colorado: Great Old Broads Are Really Great! GREAT OLD BROADS FOR WILDERNESS is an organization that evolved serendipitously. In 1989 on the 25th anniversary of the Wilderness Act Utah Senator Orrin Hatch claimed that Grand Staircase-Escalante should not be declared a wilderness designation “if for no other reason, we need roads for the aged and infirm.”
A search for unsung heroes turns up council representatives like Reg Shaw, who dealt sternly with “prostitutes and pimps,” and rappers like Vince Staples, who has been featured in pop acts since he was sixteen.