Category: General Interest

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George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery deaths: Racism causes life-threatening conditions for black men every day

The life-and-death effects of racism in the U.S. go far beyond police shootings, and while racism harms many groups of people, black men are paying the highest cost.

Why cellphone videos of black people’s deaths should be considered sacred, like lynching photographs

Cellphone videos of vigilante violence and fatal police encounters should be viewed like lynching photographs – with solemn reserve and careful circulation, and not as casually as we do now.

Coronavirus Conspiracy Theories and Reopen Protests as Death Denial

Coronavirus Conspiracy Theories and Reopen Protests as Death Denial

Coronavirus Conspiracy Theories and Reopen Protests as Death Denial. People defy government shelter-in-place orders and pandemic-related hygiene practices in response to the terror posed by the risk of death.

Death Positive Video Games

Death Positive Video Games

There are a growing number of death positive video games that use death as the driving force. Level up, stop camping, and read our list.

how to hold a virtual memorial service

How to Hold a Virtual Memorial Service, a Step-by-Step Guide

This article about how to hold a virtual memorial service is written by our Editor, Mandy. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, families in most parts of the world are unable to hold memorial services or even attend a graveside service for a loved one that has died. I am unfortunately one of those families. My

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New Documentary Explores Why we Need to Get Better at Grief

In our age of technology and digital storytelling, there are more ways to share real stories from real families who have experienced grief from the death of a loved one. However, these stories often overlook the (spoken and unspoken) pressure grievers are put under to “just move on.” Speaking Grief is a multiplatform project focused

10 Death Positive TV Series to Stream Now

These shows, and others like them, showcase the wildly divergent ways we avoid, wrestle, and eventually confront our fear and pain in death and dying—just like real people.

How Funerals and Grief are Changing in the Age of Coronavirus

How Funerals and Grief are Changing in the Age of Coronavirus

Social distancing, self-isolation and other measures are changing death. Find out How Funerals and Grief are Changing in the Age of Coronavirus.