July 4th in Peace and Justice History

The following are a few of the peace and justice related historical events that have occurred on July 4: 1804 – Birth of Author Nathaniel Hawthorne who wrote “Chiefly About War-Matters” detailing his opposition to the Civil War 1827 – Slavery is abolished in NY 1845 – Pacifist Henry David Thoreau moves into his shack on Walden Pond…

Pay Attention To Your Attention To The Screen

In one of my first posts (The NEW Virtual Babysitter), I cautioned parents to be vigilant in the amount of technological interactions that they allowed their children to have. I listed several statistics about TV viewing in particular due to the amount of research that has occurred on that subject over the years. The American…