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Augustus' final journey

Today marks exactly one month until the bimillennium of Augustus’ death, and thus also to the middle day of my Commemorating Augustus conference. For a couple of years now I have been tweeting Augustus-related events which can be dated exactly 2000 years ago to the day using the… 2,302 more words


The Fault in Our Stars Movie Review

I feel rather risqué to be reviewing this movie, and I know that it has been out for a while, so you may have already seen it to make your own judgement. 1,144 more words


Border Crisis

I don’t understand why they don’t have parents. Why can’t all the people who don’t have kids go down there and then let the kids pick out parents?

Augustus, age 6


Augustus in CA News

The latest copy of Classical Association News soared through my letter-box this morning, complete with a little article which I wrote for it about the Augustan bimillennial commemorations going on across the world this year: 179 more words


23-30 augustus, 2014 – Internationale week van solidariteit met anarchistische gevangenen – Oproep tot actie en verzet

In de zomer van 2013 hebben leden van verschillende ABC groepen gesproken over de noodzaak van de invoering van een Internationale Dag voor Anarchistische Gevangenen. Aangezien er al data zijn voor de Dag van Rechten voor Politieke Gevangenen of Gevangenis Justitie, vond men het belangrijk om ook de verhalen van onze kameraden specifiek te benadrukken. 349 more words


"The Fault in Our Stars" Review

“What a slut time is. She screws everybody.”

Goodreads Synopsis: “Goodreads Choice 2012! Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. 669 more words