Winnipeg’s Indigenous Bear Clan Patrol Protects the Vulnerable

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After the body of 14-year-old Tina Fontaine was found in Winnipeg’s Red River in 2014, members of the community took action. At Vice, Geraldine Malone reports on the Bear Clan Patrol, a grassroots group that formed in Winnipeg’s North End neighborhood to walk the streets at night. Nearly three years later,…

The 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners

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The winners of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize were announced today — on the 170th birthday of Joseph Pulitzer — and though there were some surprises, the majority of the honors were bestowed on some of the year’s most talked about pieces of writing. For example, Colson Whitehead won for his ground-breaking…

Scott’s Pawn & Jewelry: Founded by Steve Scott

Scott’s Pawn & Jewelry was founded by Steve Scott and his wife Teresa in 1993 as a small, one-stop shop for trade-in items and goods. Today, the company has eight locations in Birmingham, Alabama. Scott has worked in many business capacities, including as a consultant and salesman. He loves running his own business and continually… Continue reading Scott’s Pawn & Jewelry: Founded by Steve Scott