Blurred Bylines

About Blurred Bylines

There’s a lot going on and even more to miss. More importantly, there’s a lot of voices to miss. Blurred Bylines is an effort to bring to light some of those perspectives that deserve their place in the public conscience. Unfortunately, a 24-hour media culture doesn’t allow for revisiting and re-assessing. And this isn’t something that gets better on its own. We have to fight to bring to the surface new ideas and points of view. 

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When the voices of entire communities, cultures and genders are rendered unimportant and ignored, lost in history and the present, it’s hard to not be angry. Our voices may just be one in millions of millions. But it’s when that same message gets said by millions of different people, that it starts to break through the cacophony.

Those perspectives have value and they should be shared. That progress deserves to be covered. And it’s up to us to ensure that happens. Keep reading about Blurred Bylines.

 

 

The First Laugh Ceremony: A Joyful Navajo Celebration of Family

Navajo tradition holds that a baby’s first laugh is a sign that the child is moving away the spirit world and wants join his or her earthly family.

Silence = Death: The AIDS Crisis Was So Much Worse Than We Talk About

It’s easy to forget that the AIDS crisis hit its peak 25 years ago. From 1981 to 2000, more Americans died of AIDS than American deaths in World War II. You wouldn’t know that from the way AIDS is poked fun at in the last decade.

Tenochtitlan: A Feat of Aztec Architecture & Agriculture

The Aztec city of Tenochtitlan was at the height of its power when Hernan Cortes stepped foot on shore. Founded in 1325, Tenochtitlan was a hub of agricultural and architectural innovation, enjoying technological advancements unheard of in most other civilizations.

Why The Hatpin Panic Never Really Ended

More than 100 years ago, public debate erupted as women gained more freedoms outside the home. And how women protected themselves lay in the humble hatpin.

How Isaac Wright overturned kingpin conviction & life sentence in prison, exposing widespread police misconduct in county

How Isaac Wright overturned kingpin conviction & life sentence in prison, exposing widespread police misconduct in county  Through false...

Lina Hidalgo – Women Running For Office Project

  Lina Hidalgo Running for Harris County Judge Harris County Judge 2018 candidates: Lina Hidalgo (D) |Judge Ed Emmett* (R) The U.S. midterms...

Melanie Levesque – Women Running for Office Project

  Melanie Levesque Running for New Hampshire Senate to represent District 12 New Hampshire Election Day is November 6, 2018. Unsure how or...
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*Side Note: If you expected this website to be about Blurred Lines, the music video of fully clothed men “dancing” with naked women and a very blurry understanding of how consent works, thanks for making it this far.