Anyone can join! The real question is why are the same companies that are pulling out of these major festivals still making their employees to report to work at their corporate offices? Our country started by allowing entrepreneurs to profit off of owning people for a lifetime of free labor. Then some laws changed. Often for life. This has been the norm for centuries.
Monuments like the Lincoln Memorial, Mount Rushmore, and the Statue of Liberty are supposed to be physical stand-ins for the people, events, and values we hold to be important. In recent years, disagreements over who those people should be, how those events should be remembered, and what those values are have played out across the country. Some activists across the country have succeeded in getting monuments of disputed figures taken down, either by physically dismantling them , or appeasing lawmakers. Last year, Movers and Shakers assembled a team of coders, artists and designers who use augmented reality technology to do their work. A digital sculpture of Serena Williams.
Like so many other schoolchildren, he memorized the names of the boats and learned that Columbus first set sail for the so-called New World in Columbus acted as a cruel dictator, enslaving countless indigenous inhabitants and forcing them to work on plantations and in gold mines. Those who resisted were brutally killed. The New York City-based company develops AR material to bring tech and history directly to the public by working with communities, museums, and schools. They offer a range of programming, from a project depicting alternative monuments to one that allows young people to experience a holographic protest. All of their work focuses on lifting up marginalized voices and bringing important, often overlooked, history to life, especially the stories of people of color, women, and queer and trans people. The next step for Movers and Shakers is bringing their work directly into middle school classrooms around the country. With support from Verizon's Innovative Learning initiative , Movers and Shakers is slated to introduce its 5G AR programming to under-resourced schools by They kicked off the effort this school year in Cleveland, Ohio. He also hopes that the experience inspires his mostly minority student body to create similar technology of their own.
In a few months, he will begin working, and his first few years will be demanding what else is new. I still assume at times that my husband will recognize that I love him if I do his laundry and keep the house clean and care well for our children, etc. This is such a misinformed statement. It is not easy for a nonmember spouse to understand a three hour worship block plus callings etc. If you do attend parties like that, expect her to drink 7-Up and volunteer as the designated driver, and to be completely repulsed if you drink too much.