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Gaslighting and Islamophobia

Yasmina Blackburn | Posted 05.12.2017 | Politics
Yasmina Blackburn

When Muslims call out bigotry unleashed on them, bigots don't like that. I guess us Muslims need to not only take in any bigotry you hurl at us, we must absorb it. And we need to shut up about it too.

Muslim Student Called ‘Isis’ In Yearbook Says She’s Being Bullied

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 05.13.2016 | Politics

The 17-year-old Muslim student who was misidentified as "Isis" in her California high school yearbook says she's now facing harassment for speaking ou...

Muslim Student Misnamed 'Isis' In High School Yearbook

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 05.09.2016 | Teen

A Muslim student says she is "saddened" and "disgusted" after being misnamed as "Isis" in her California high school's yearbook. Bayan Zehlif, who att...

Adorable Service Dog Pulls The Perfect Pose For School Yearbook Photo

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 05.07.2016 | Good News

A loyal service dog has been honored with a special spot alongside her 14-year-old master in his school yearbook. Officials at Good Hope Middle School...

Teen Who Exposed Self In Yearbook Photo Has All Charges Dropped

Reuters | Hilary Hanson | Posted 05.05.2016 | Weird News

PHOENIX (Reuters) - An Arizona prosecutor will not press criminal charges against a Phoenix-area high school student arrested for exposing his penis i...

What I Wish I Could Write In My Students' Yearbooks

Kristy L. Moore | Posted 06.09.2016 | Education
Kristy L. Moore

How can I summarize, Student, everything you have meant to me over the past eight months in just one little yearbook blurb? I have put so much energy into you -- into being able to teach you to the best of my ability. Yes, I will sign your yearbook. And I will never forget you.

The Dad in Shining Armor

Liam Robb O'Hagan | Posted 05.27.2016 | Parents
Liam Robb O'Hagan

The women I am among, the ones who have assured themselves I'm not a voyeur, give me a great deal for credit for my photographic labor. I'm dedicated, I take lovely photos, I'm always around. It's a lot of work. I feel duty-bound to acknowledge that my motives are much more self-serving.

What's So Funny About Mocking Latinos?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.26.2016 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

The problem is the adults. I'm taking about the parents who raised their kids to think it's hilarious to embrace racial caricatures. And yes, I'm aware that some of the students in the photo are Latinos. If anything, that's even worse.

The 20 Funniest Yearbook Moments Of 2013 | Posted 08.17.2013 | Comedy

Without fail every May and June the internet is inundated with images from various yearbooks across this great nation of ours (and sometimes maybe eve...

Jitters Turn to Joy: Creating Pain-Free Memories at a High School Reunion

Linda K. Wertheimer | Posted 10.10.2012 | Home
Linda K. Wertheimer

I had not been back to a high school gathering in 25 years. I was not worried about how I looked or whether my resume was prestigious enough. I was worried that this whole thing might be a tad too awkward. Part of it was my fault.

Childhood Friends Make Midlife Easier

Amy Ruhlin | Posted 10.04.2012 | Fifty
Amy Ruhlin

I am in the midst of motherhood when the phone rings and I see the name of a childhood friend on my caller ID: a woman whom I have known since I was five years old but have seen only a few times since we were 18. I hear her voice and it sounds like home.

Poll: Do You Smile In Photos?

Posted 06.13.2012 | Black Voices

You may not have your dad's sense of style, but what about his smile? As you peruse those old photos this Father's Day, consider this: In a study o...

Yearbook Photo Allegedly Shows Teen's Genitals

Posted 08.08.2012 | Education

School officials in North Carolina are looking into a yearbook photo that allegedly shows a student lifting her graduation gown and exposing her genit...

Colorado High School Yearbook Staff Members Quit After Advisor Orders Gay Couple Removed

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Members of a Colorado Springs high school's yearbook staff are staging a protest after claiming an advisor asked them to remove a photo of a lesbian c...

Jason Cherkis

Santorum's Yearbook Shows Liberal Facial Hair | Jason Cherkis | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum is fast becoming known not just for his conservative stances, but also for his conservative style. His s...

PHOTO: The Most Interesting Yearbook Signature In The World

Posted 08.22.2011 | Comedy

We're not sure who Josh Velasco is, but he's out there signing yearbooks better than anyone we've ever seen before. Future Most Interesting Man in ...

The Celluloid Kitchen: Roger Ebert on Rice Cooking and His New Yearbook

Dan Lybarger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Lybarger

The connoisseur of films and food explains how a rice cooker can reward both taste buds and waistlines while taking little space on your counter or your schedule.

Celebrity Yearbook Photos: Whose Is Most Embarrassing? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Before they were famous, some of these celebrities were impossibly poised and well-groomed for high school. Some of them were as awkward as your avera...

Canadian Turns Mom's Yearbook Into Art

Jeremy Axelrod | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jeremy Axelrod

Excelsior High is a fiction, set in "fictional Bristol Country Secondary School in the fictional Staedtler, Ontario," but the students are drawn and renamed from an actual yearbook.