So I ended up with a very small book, with the dimensions of around 3x5 inches and weighed approximately 1 pound, by Culpepper published in 1751 titled, “Complete and Experienced Midwife.” This book was probably used by lower-classed midwifes during the 18th century as a guide to child bearing and proper remedies for the diseases. At first glance of the book, the cover is made from leather and is probably the original cover, since the cover seems to used and scuffed with marks. Once you open the book you see that the font is really small but is very legible and it is written in English, the... [+] Read more
The United States of America is an amazing nation that continues to lead the world through the complex geopolitical problems that we are faced with today. As a strong economic and political world leader, we have become the role model for developing nations attempting to give their people the same freedoms and opportunities that Americans have become so accustomed to. This is why it is so important to work harder than we ever have before to better ourselves as a nation, because what we change will set a precedent of improvement around the world and inspire change.
The biggest problem in the... [+] Read more
Trading across the world has shown to be helpful and unhelpful in multiple ways throughout history, trading provokes innovation and peace deals between countries and nations. As well as ensuring that countries gain resources that they cannot easily produce on their own. The downside of trading is the loss of jobs in countries, since importing and exporting certain materials can make a job held by someone obsolete, due to the cheap and more efficient use of importing and exporting materials and resources. An example of someone losing their job due to trading is the manufacturing of corn in the... [+] Read more
Hi, as a former student I might not have any relevance in the context of this website anymore. However if any teachers are interested
I stumbled upon this interesting project. Since it's a newsactivism class I believe that this setup is more user friendly, simple to apply and
most importantly interesting to read.
Hope you can make something out of this,
The homeless population more often than not is aiming to end their homelessness. They often do not want to be in the situation that they are in presently, and all they need is a little help and guidance along with a place to think and work in order to better their lives, and more importantly get back on their feet. That is exactly what Maison du Père which translates to Father’s House, a men’s shelter and residence is doing for the local men of Montreal. The original article The Big "D" caught my... [+] Read more
In the article "Maison du Père offers an exit from the streets" by Charlie Fidelman, the organization the Maison du Père decided to create a new program that allows the homeless population of Montreal their Dignity and life back together. The program allows homeless men that have been attending the shelter for more than three months the... [+] Read more