Author: Jamie Chandler

Elder Care Attorney Mark Shalloway Helps Fort Stewart JAG Corps With Free Legal Classes

You never know when legal advice can come in handy. For the Judge Advocate General (JAG) Corps of Fort Stewart in Georgia, free legal seminars on elder law, special needs and estate planning were well-received. The occasion was a special event led by elder care and estate attorney Mark Shalloway. Mr. Shalloway is President of Shalloway & Shalloway, a law firm in West Palm Beach, Florida. It is estimated that over 71% of Americans have not planned for their long-term care after retirement! Mr. Shalloway explains his role as an educator and an attorney: “A major part of my mission...

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Why Nonviolence Is the Most Effective Form of Political Resistance

With news of the tragedy in Charlottesville, Virginia, our intrepid team of reporters has engaged resources to explore why nonviolence is a more effective tactic to combat hate. The New York Times recently published a powerful overview of how a German town faced down Neo-Nazis. The story was simple: every year Neo-Nazis marched to commemorate the death of Rudolph Hess, one of Hitler’s most important lieutenants, by visiting his grave at Wunsiedel, Germany. The town’s locals created a powerful and subversive response that combined humor with wit and elegance: Rechts Gegen Rechts  or “The Right Against the Right”. It featured...

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Cards for Hospitalized Kids Is a Game-Changer

It’s the smallest gestures that can often have the biggest emotional impact. Cards for Hospitalized Kids understands this very well with their mission to help the emotional needs of children in hospitals across America. For children in need of hospitalization, the feelings of isolation and hopelessness as they receive care. Even kids with loving families still often feel alone and desperate. Cards for Hospitalized Kids relies on volunteers and help from the public. It’s project is the very definition of every day...

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Meet the Costume Designer Behind Charlize Theron’s Hot Looks in Atomic Blonde

Atomic Blonde is a hot movie not just because it’s a box office success. Charlize Theron, the bad ass star of the film is dressed in gorgeous fashions throughout: Dior, Max Mara, John Galliano, Burberry, and more. Her look is one part ice queen, one part film noir fashionista, and three parts sex bomb. This look was created by Cindy Evans, the costume designer of the film who was behind the sumptuous fashions Ms. Theron wears and un-wears throughout! Ms. Evans was recently interviewed by Fashionista. Here are some excellent excerpts. On the look of the film: I looked...

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Police Crash Autistic Boy’s Birthday Party…To Help Him Celebrate It

Usually an eight year-old doesn’t want the cops crashing his birthday party. In the case of Daniel Nicastro of North Port, Florida however, this crashing was a dream come true. Daniel is an autistic and lively fellow whose last birthday was attended by nobody other than his parents after he invited all his friends. This year, after sending out many invitations not a single person RSVP’d. So his mother Carolyn decided to invite the local police force: The North Port Police department came to the rescue with a variety of cool gifts, party favors and most importantly, love.  ...

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