LaDainian Tomlinson, running back for the San Diego Chargers, is perhaps the best all-around athlete playing in the NFL today. Away from the football field, Tomlinson’s Touching Lives Foundation finances field trips for young students in an effort to encourage their education and personal growth.
Sandy Hook Elementary School . . . Columbine High School. . . San Bernardino social services center . . . Aurora Movie Theater. There are more school shootings and public massacres than anyone wants to believe. What motivates the people behind these horrific crimes? This book addresses the needs of high school psychology students, detailing the accounts of the shooting sprees. The text follows with details of the individuals responsible for the acts and describes how mental health professionals seek to break the physical and psychological motivations of the mass murderers.
"The secret of my best work is that it is Mexican," Diego Rivera once said in talking about his art. Learn what inspired this creative, talented, complicated artist.
Diego Rivera is famous for painting murals of everyday life in Mexico. But he was also known for his work in literature, cinematography, and his marriage to another artist, Frida Kahlo. Discover the world of Diego Rivera, from the Mexican Revolution to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, learn all about this talented artist and his creative life.