The movie The Help, based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Kathryn Stockett, hits theaters nationwide today.The story takes place in Civil Rights-era Mississippi, where a group of African-Americans share the hideous truth behind their jobs as domestic workers.Eugenia "Skeeter"
Movie buffs or those interested in literature about the world – particularly the world of women – probably remember the 1993 film "The Joy Luck Club." It was basedon Amy Tan's best-selling novel and told a story of mothers and daughters struggling to live and love each other acros
In 1960, there were 400,000 lions living in the wild. Today, there are just 20,000."That represents a 90 to 95 percent decline," says National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Dereck Joubert. "Unless we start talking about this, these lions will be extinct within the next 10 or 15 years."