Saving Kittens in Los Angeles

October 11, 2018 – By Julie Castle – ( 2 Comments ) Last week, I wrote about the NKLA (No-Kill Los Angeles) Coalition’s drive to achieve a 90 percent save rate for the year for all six Los Angeles Animal Services shelters by year’s end. Today I want to drill down into the most critical […]

Accessibility’s a Breeze on YouTube

Alt: A YouTube video — “The Good, The Bad, and the Dougly” — shows a cowboy doodle standing next to a rodeo clown doodle. The closed captioning reads, “Now that’s how you hog-tie a rodeo clown.” It’s been a big year for YouTube, dear readers. The Pew Research Center recently found that everyone’s favorite video-sharing site is dominating the social […]

How to feel better about yourself if you are depressed – Harvard Health Blog

Today is National Depression Screening Day. If you are experiencing symptoms of depression, you should know that there are effective treatments and help is available. When you are depressed, your self-esteem wanes and you may start to dislike yourself. People with depression often think of themselves as “worthless, incapable of any achievement, and morally despicable.” […]