Month: May 2019

FUTURE OF OUR INSTITUTIONS: WHAT WILL COME OF THEM

“What will be in them in the future?” a house of history As an employee of a museum, I often walk around and think to myself, “What will this museum hold in the year 2100?” What about 2200, if it’s still around? And the… Continue Reading “FUTURE OF OUR INSTITUTIONS: WHAT WILL COME OF THEM”

CULTURE CONFLICTS: WHEN BORN INTO TWO, ONE USUALLY WINS

“One wins,the other loses.” best of both worlds What happens when you grow up in a biracial household and you are introduced into to different cultures? Well, what usually happens is that you find yourself having to figure out two paths to navigate. And… Continue Reading “CULTURE CONFLICTS: WHEN BORN INTO TWO, ONE USUALLY WINS”

THEY WILL KEEP IT GOING: HOW CULTURE CARRIES INTO THE NEXT GENERATION

“Teach them well.” pass it on to them When you are young, and come from certain cultural backgrounds, parents like to instill at an early age cultural awareness to children. An identity that have kept a group of people alive for a very long… Continue Reading “THEY WILL KEEP IT GOING: HOW CULTURE CARRIES INTO THE NEXT GENERATION”

CULTURE CRITICS: PEOPLE FROM THE OUTSIDE

  “Not my cup of tea.” those who have no interest A lot of people have no interest in pushing culture forward, and they could care less what happens to the culture. But when these same individuals really do want a say in what… Continue Reading “CULTURE CRITICS: PEOPLE FROM THE OUTSIDE”

SOMEONE’S GOTTA GO: WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PEOPLE SEE THEIR CULTURE DYING

“When one must go.” making room means one must go We all would like to think that we live in a world where we can all live harmoniously. But the reality is, is that it goes against everything we are as creatures on this… Continue Reading “SOMEONE’S GOTTA GO: WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PEOPLE SEE THEIR CULTURE DYING”

RAPE CULTURE: ON WHAT LEVEL DOES IT EXIST

“Is it condoned or not?” when did it start America is a country where we have all these buzz words that get people to react in a visceral manner. And one word stands out in today’s society and that is rape culture. Now, do… Continue Reading “RAPE CULTURE: ON WHAT LEVEL DOES IT EXIST”

BELIEF IS ACTIVE: HOW WE LEARNED TO WORSHIP AS PEOPLE

“God culture.” how we came to belief As humans evolved we came to understand there must be some form of force that is greater than I, that keeps us all in alignment. And in that moment we designed a culture around our belief systems.… Continue Reading “BELIEF IS ACTIVE: HOW WE LEARNED TO WORSHIP AS PEOPLE”

COMING TO FRUITION: HOW HUMANS CREATED CULTURE

“We have for more than pride.” the evolution of us having it Throughout human history, of building civilizations we have consistently contributed to our worldwide culture. But in the beginning of time, we were unaware that we were even creating culture. That’s right, the… Continue Reading “COMING TO FRUITION: HOW HUMANS CREATED CULTURE”

OH SO PRIDEFUL: THE GREATNESS IN HAVING PRIDE FOR ONES CULTURE

“We’re all cut from something great.” ones own identity We all like to think that we are the same. But the reality is, throughout human history we have built these various civilizations in the world. And with that a great culture have come from… Continue Reading “OH SO PRIDEFUL: THE GREATNESS IN HAVING PRIDE FOR ONES CULTURE”

CULTURAL SHIFTS: WHERE IS AMERICA GOING WITH OUR SOCIAL MOVEMENTS

“Is it all good or going bad?” the ants go marching one by one An aspect of American culture is our willingness to continue express ourselves through the freedom of the first Amendment. This rings true when there is someone in a position of… Continue Reading “CULTURAL SHIFTS: WHERE IS AMERICA GOING WITH OUR SOCIAL MOVEMENTS”