What is the appropriate response to privilege?

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Title

My Country

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Audio

Overview

tUnE-YaRdS is the music project of New England native, Merrill Garbus. Garbus' sophomore album, w h o k i l l, has consistently appeared on top new albums of 2011…

Title

The Sweetness of Charity

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Reading

Overview

In this short essay from her book, Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now, Maya Angelou explores the relationship between giver and receiver expounding upon the immense value of even the…

Title

To Hell with Good Intentions

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Reading

Overview

An Austrian philosopher who founded the Intercultural Documentation Center in Mexico, Ivan Illich was known as a “maverick social critic” of contemporary Western culture. It is from this stance that…

Title

Nickel and Dimed

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Reading

Overview

In her New York Times best-selling book, Nickel and Dimed (2001), journalist and activist Barbara Ehrenrich moves from Florida to Maine to Minnesota to explore “low-wage America,” working for poverty-level…