Dead Wild Roses: Against Tyranny – Timothy Snyder

Americans are no wiser than the Europeans who saw democracy yield to fascism, Nazism or communism. Our one advantage is that we might learn from their experience. Now is a good time to do so. Here are 20 lessons from across the fearful 20th century, adapted to the circumstances of today. 1. Do not obey ...

Dead Wild Roses: The Book of Bad Argumenets

A lovely reference for myself and my readership.  🙂 Go peruse the book here. Filed under: Education Tagged: Helpful Hints, Logical Fallacies, The Book of Bad Arguments

Dead Wild Roses: Ladies Guide to Smiling More :(

More useful information for the double XX crowd. :/  *sigh*. Filed under: Feminism Tagged: Feminism, Helpful Hints

Dead Wild Roses: Morse Code for Visual Learners – A Helpful Guide.

Makes more sense to me put in this format, go go go magic of the internet. 🙂 Filed under: Education Tagged: Helpful Hints, Morse Code, Visual media

Dead Wild Roses: Forced Birthers On the University of Alberta Campus

Well it had to happen sooner or later, the viciously anti-woman contingent of local forced birth brigade came to campus with their misleading fetus porn and all the lovely related argument for women to be incubators first and people second. Thankfully the feminist and queer communities counter demonstrated to help push back some of the ...

Dead Wild Roses: Dictionary Definitions Are A Starting Point

   I would like to take this time to edify and hopefully illuminate those with access to my very small part of the blogging community. Blogging community, if you care to listen please note that for future reference that if you intend to talk about a topic that you are unfamiliar with, or wish to ...

Dead Wild Roses: Time Management for Teachers

Need more learning and less stress in the classroom?  What you do behind the scenes can make or break your work day.  :>  Being a fan of organization strategies, this video makes me happy on several levels.   Enjoy. Filed under: Education Tagged: Helpful Hints, Organization, Teaching, The School Year is coming.

Dead Wild Roses: All You Need To Know About World Politics in One Picture.

  Compare and contrast with recent events.   “A civilian jet airliner shot down by US Navy surface to air missiles on 3 July 1988 as it flew over the Strait of Hormuz at the end of the Iran–Iraq War. The aircraft, an Airbus A300B2-203 operated by Iran Air, was flying from Bandar Abbas, Iran, ...

Dead Wild Roses: The Friend Zone!

Ah, friendly readers, behold the surreal world of MRA ‘reality’ compared to what, in fact, is reality. Filed under: Feminism Tagged: Feminism, Helpful Hints, MRA Stupidity

Dead Wild Roses: The Friend Zone!

Ah, friendly readers, behold the surreal world of MRA ‘reality’ compared to what, in fact, is reality. Filed under: Feminism Tagged: Feminism, Helpful Hints, MRA Stupidity

Dead Wild Roses: Patriarchal Role Clarification

Filed under: Feminism Tagged: Feminism, Helpful Hints, Patriarchy

Dead Wild Roses: Don’t Be *THAT* Person On the Freeway

We see you, and just look what you did! Filed under: Education Tagged: Driving, Helpful Hints, Traffic

Dead Wild Roses: Rape Culture: We’re In It

It doesn’t get made any simpler than this. Yes these are US stats, but do you think it’s really all that different here in Canada? Ya, neither did I. This information is put together by Laura Bassett at The Enliven Project. Data was pulled by the FBI. Go over to their page of the details. ...

Dead Wild Roses: More advice on how to be a decent human being.

  Filed under: Education, Feminism Tagged: Bitch, Feminism, Helpful Hints