Double Dutch Magazine to Host Writing Workshops at Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Branch

Join Double Dutch Magazine in the Info Commons area of the Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Branch for writing workshops. The workshops are every Saturday from July 13th-August 10th.

Suspect #2 of Boston Marathon Bombing Has Been Caught

Suspect #2 of Boston Marathon Bombing Has Been Caught It has been a tough week for people in Boston. Lives have been lost and others’ lives will be changed forever. Police believe they have suspect #2 (Dzhokar Tsarnaev) in custody after hours of searching that left the city of Boston “on lock down.” All residents wereContinue reading “Suspect #2 of Boston Marathon Bombing Has Been Caught”

Holocaust Remembrance Day

There are times in our history when human beings can justify participating in unspeakable, evil acts against others because of perceived differences. The Holocaust is one of those moments. Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day. This time in history is part of all of our American History. To learn more about the Holocaust and the courageContinue reading “Holocaust Remembrance Day”

Have You Been Catfished?

The story of Manti Te’o, a Notre Dame football player and Heisman trophy finalist, has been all over the press. He met  a girl named Lennay on Faebook, who he thought could be the love of his life. “She” turned out to be a “he.” Te’o had been “catfished.” Catfish is a term coined byContinue reading “Have You Been Catfished?”

Emeli Sande Drops Her New Album, Our Version of Events!

The British are coming! The British are coming! I have as much excitement as Paul Revere with the British, but in a positive way, of course. Over the past few years, there have been many soul singers imported to the U.S. from Britain like Amy Winehouse (until her untimely death), Adele and now Emeli Sande.Continue reading “Emeli Sande Drops Her New Album, Our Version of Events!”

The Crazy Ladies of Reality TV

I thought that I’d seen it all with the MTV Super Sweet 16 birthday parties. That is until, I watched The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Phaedra went “coo coo for Cocoa Puffs” with her son, Ayden’s 1st birthday party. Did he really need 12 cakes for his birthday? There was one to represent 12 monthsContinue reading “The Crazy Ladies of Reality TV”

Cyberbullying Can Land You in Court Like Dharun Ravi

Today former Rutgers University student Dharun Ravi, 20, was found guilty of invasion of privacy and bias intimidation for using a web cam to tape his rommate, Tyler Clementi during a private intimate moment with another man in the room that they shared. The guilty verdict was announced today in a New Brunswick, New JerseyContinue reading “Cyberbullying Can Land You in Court Like Dharun Ravi”