The government shutdown: border security or employment fatality?

There is not a citizen in the United States—at least of those paying attention to recent headlines—that would deny the polarity of today’s politics. Whether one is a staunch Republican or loyal Democrat, the current state of American democracy is nothing short of catastrophic. The polarizing issue dominating the news for the past weeks has

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‘Girls Who Handle It II’ fosters healing from adversity

Photo used with permission of Asia Croson.  On Nov. 30, “Girls Who Handle It” (GWHI) returned to San Luis Obispo. A record-breaking 1,000 people shuffled through the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art as the community was able to gain insight into the women’s deepest, most personal vulnerabilities and struggles. Black and white glossed photos

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