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The role of journalism in making change: watch these spaces

As anyone with a stake in social policy change knows well, the media can play a big role in generating the ‘power to persuade’ – making the case for change in a way that moves the public, policy makers, and politicians. 1,264 more words

Community Sector

Life-Giving Reproof

When I reflect upon my life over the last year, I see an embarrassment of riches that I refuse to take any credit for at this point.   746 more words

Kingdom Posts

Food Log: Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Off to a good start. I was shocked to find out from the back of the box that each piece(!) of Haldiram’s frozen paneer tikka contains 210 calories (and 7g of protein). 46 more words


Day #128

Gonna take a break from the scale today. I did step on it twice and got a 4 lb variance between the numbers so I said screw it. 141 more words


How do you build a better teacher?

Hint:  You don’t do it by following the regressive, punitive and thoroughly discredited policies of  so-called education reformers.

At first glance, it seems to be an idea that makes sense: Why not base teacher evaluations on the performance of their students?  661 more words

"here are my goals for days 51 through 100"

from my inbox:

Davies: “Well, I have made it to Day 50 … while I am VERY proud of my sobriety, I find that I am not overly ecstatic today. 670 more words