Peanuts, Lucy van Pelt - Known around the neighborhood (and by her little brother, Linus) for being crabby and bossy, Lucy can often be found dispensing advice from her 5-cent psychiatrist’s booth, yanking away Linus’ security blanket, or humiliating Charlie Brown. Lucy’s only weakness? Her unrequited love for the piano-playing Schroeder.
Principal Fired for Protecting Poor Kids From Humiliation (VIDEO)- "You would think that school administrator who was trying to save poor children from humiliation would be a good thing. Not so in Lafayette, Colorado. Elementary school principal Noelle Roni says she was fired for fighting against a policy that required kids to get their hands stamped if they didn't have enough money in the lunch account."
"I am over the passivity of good men. Where the hell are you? You live with us, make love with us, father us, befriend us, brother us, get nurtured and mothered and eternally supported by us, so why aren't you standing with us? Why aren't you driven to the point of madness and action by the rape and humiliation of us?" ~ Eve Ensler (1953 - ) [click on this image to find a short video and analysis of war rape from the 2011 conflict in Libya]