Still Processing
Still Processing
Jan 17, 2019
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Last fall, Nike released a groundbreaking ad featuring the former N.F.L. quarterback Colin Kaepernick. His kneeling protest, which started in 2016 as a response to police brutality, was reinterpreted by social media, celebrities and Nike itself to mean something that doesn’t always match the intention of his original protest. So what does it say that a multinational corporation has aligned itself with a social movement? And are we O.K. with this form of “Kaepitalism”?

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Reading Women
Reading Women
Reading Women
Ep. 102 | Most Anticipated Reads of 2021 Pt. 1
Kendra and Joce talk about their most anticipated books for the first half of 2021. Read the Transcript Check out our Patreon page to learn more about our book club and other Patreon-exclusive goodies. Follow along over on Instagram, join the discussion in our Goodreads group, and be sure to subscribe to our newsletter for more new books and extra book reviews! A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors! Go to and use the code ReadingWomen to get your first thirty days free! Go to for a 30-day trial Go to Betterhelp/com/readingwomen to get 10% off your first month. Some links are affiliate links. Find more details here. Books Mentioned Bride of the Sea by Eman Quotah (Tin House, Jan. 21st) Kink: Stories edited by R.O. Kwon and Garth Greenwell (Simon & Schuster, Feb. 9th) The Memory Theater by Karin Tidbeck (Pantheon, Feb. 16th) Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert (Avon, March 9th) I’m Waiting for You and Other Stories by Bo-Young Kim, Translated by Sophie Bowman (HarperVoyager, April 6th) Touring the Land of the Dead by Maki Kashimada, Translated by Harydn Trowell (Europa, April 6th) White Magic by Elissa Washuta (Tin House, April 27th) Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé (Feiwel and Friends, June 1st) CONTACT Questions? Comments? Email us  SOCIAL MEDIA Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | Website Music by Miki Saito with Isaac Greene Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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All the Books!
All the Books!
Book Riot
E295: New Releases and More for January 26, 2021
This week, Liberty and Patricia discuss My Brilliant Life, The Girls I’ve Been, The Swallowed Man, and more great books. Pick up an All the Books! 200th episode commemorative item here. Subscribe to All the Books! using RSS, iTunes, or Spotify and never miss a beat book. Sign up for the weekly New Books! newsletter for even more new book news. This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW: Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America by Ijeoma Oluo We Could Be Heroes by Mike Chen Patience & Esther by SW Searle My Brilliant Life by Ae-ran Kim, Chi-Young Kim (Translator) The Knockout by Sajni Patel The Swallowed Man by Edward Carey The Girls I’ve Been by Tess Sharpe WHAT WE’RE READING: Work Won’t Love You Back: Our Jobs Keeps Us Exploited, Exhausted, and Alone by Sarah Jaffe Just as I Am: A Memoir by Cicely Tyson MORE BOOKS OUT THIS WEEK: American Baby: A Mother, a Child, and the Shadow History of Adoption by Gabrielle Glaser  Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth by Avi Loeb Star Wars: Knitting the Galaxy: The Official Star Wars Knitting Pattern Book by Tanis Gray  Everybody Has a Podcast (Except You): A How-to Guide from the First Family of Podcasting by Justin McElroy, Travis McElroy, Griffin McElroy Shadow City by Francesca Flores Time Travel for Love and Profit by Sarah Lariviere A Thousand May Fall: Life, Death, and Survival in the Union Army by Brian Matthew Jordan Robert E. Lee and Me: A Southerner’s Reckoning with the Myth of the Lost Cause by Ty Seidule  If I Disappear by Eliza Jane Brazier Everybody (Else) Is Perfect: How I Survived Hypocrisy, Beauty, Clicks, and Likes by Gabrielle Korn No Heaven for Good Boys: A Novel by Keisha Bush  A Thousand Ships: A Novel by Natalie Haynes Sophomores by Sean Desmond  The Ex Talk by Rachel Lynn Solomon  Don’t Tell a Soul by Kirsten Miller The Narrowboat Summer by Anne Youngson Take Back the Block by Chrystal D. Giles  Every Waking Hour by Joanna Schaffhausen  We Came, We Saw, We Left: A Family Gap Year by Charles Wheelan Forgive Me: A Novel by Susan Lewis No Holding Back by Lori Foster The Heiress Gets a Duke (The Gilded Age Heiresses Book 1) by Harper St. George  Then There Was You by Mona Shroff Brother Red by Adrian Selby The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto by Charles M. Blow America and Iran: A History, 1720 to the Present by John Ghazvinian The Hare by Melanie Finn Consent: A novel by Annabel Lyon Prodigal Son: An Orphan X Novel by Gregg Hurwitz  Unchosen by Katharyn Blair The Expert System’s Champion by Adrian Tchaikovsky We Need to Hang Out: A Memoir of Making Friends by Billy Baker We See It All: Liberty and Justice in an Age of Perpetual Surveillance by Jon Fasman Let Me Tell You What I Mean by Joan Didion  The Mission: A True Story by David W Brown  The Mask Falling by Samantha Shannon  Bride of the Sea by Eman Quotah  The Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency by Tove Ditlevsen, Tiina Nunnally (translator), Michael Favala Goldman (translator)  Let the Lord Sort Them: The Rise and Fall of the Death Penalty by Maurice Chammah  Faye, Faraway by Helen Fisher You Are Not American: Citizenship Stripping from Dred Scott to the Dreamers by Amanda Frost Chatter: The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It by Ethan Kross This Is the Voice by John Colapinto Written in Starlight by Isabel Ibañez Ida B. the Queen: The Extraordinary Life and Legacy of Ida B. Wells by Michelle Duster The Power of Voice: A Guide to Making Yourself Heard by Denise Woods  Noah McNichol and the Backstage Ghost by Martha Freeman Sergeant Salinger by Jerome Charyn  A Vow So Bold and Deadly (The Cursebreaker Series Book 3) by Brigid Kemmerer  The Movement: The African American Struggle for Civil Rights by Thomas C. Holt Brown Trans Figurations: Rethinking Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Chicanx/Latinx Studies by Francisco J. Galarte Mrs Death Misses Death by Salena Godden  See for privacy information.
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Teaching to the TOP
Teaching to the TOP
057. How to ONLY Work Contract Hours as a Teacher
Are you ready to learn how to ONLY work your contract hours as a teacher!? This episode has been a long awaited one and we are so excited to share it with you. We also have a freebie that goes along with this episode. You can sign up and download your 30 Days to ONLY Working Contract Hours guide right here. Follow this guide and you will be one step closer to working the hours you have been wanting to achieve. -------------------- We started just like so many other teachers, working countless hours and taking work home on the evenings and weekends. After years of trying to find a way to work ONLY contract hours we have done it! We have found the exact strategies and tools that can help you and that have also worked for us for the past year. In this episode we share: * Our journey on working only contract hours * The importance of finding a greater purpose * How minimizing the amount of items you have can focus you and your time * The value of dedicating your planning time to specific tasks * Honing in on your own personal teaching style * Collaborating with your team to work smarter, not harder * Batching your work to get more done in less time Check out Episode #008: Get More Done Using One Simple Trick to learn more about how you can use batching to do more in less time. SUBSCRIBE & REVIEW Are you subscribed to our podcast? If you’re not, I want to encourage you to do that today. I don’t want you to miss an episode. Click here to subscribe to iTunes! Now if you’re feeling extra loving, We would be really grateful if you left us a review over on iTunes, too. Those reviews help other people find our podcast and they’re also fun for us to go in and read. Just click here to review, select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review” and let us know what your favorite part of the podcast is. Thank you!
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