Steph Lloyd

Wondering + Wandering


Capsule Learning

I thought I’d start sharing some of the articles I’ve been reading in the off chance that someone else may find them interesting. It’s always a bit of this and a bit of that…just my attempt to educate myself on various issues, subjects, and current events. Feel free to share with me too!

Why you shouldn’t exercise to lose weight, explained with 60+ studies
“…think of exercising just for health improvement but not for weight loss.”

The Disturbing Secret Behind the World’s Most Expensive Coffee
“…every plantation the researchers visited failed basic animal welfare requirements.”

Unconscious Racism is Still Racism, And Asian American Writers Have Had Enough
“The fact is, we are all colonized. We are all living our lives within the confines of systems of power that are so deeply entrenched, we don’t even realize when we’re reproducing them.”

I Recorded the Racist Things People Did to Me For 2 Weeks – And Here’s the Result
“…microaggressions reveal themselves everywhere throughout my day, sometimes even amongst my friends.”

One Chart Shows All the Times Politicians Decided to Regulate Men’s Bodies in 2014
“This isn’t about one bill or about one state. It is about the unrelenting obsession with regulating a woman’s womb.”