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Obama-Girl No Longer a Fan

Remember “Obama-Girl?” Well, she’s not a big fan of the President anymore. The video below is a worthwhile watch, because I believe it accurately portrays a growing percentage of the electorate – especially the young electorate. 67 more words


Lake Central H.S. Principal Needs to Publicly Apologize

Yesterday, I discovered an incident that occurred in a high school from my old neighborhood (Thanks to Brian Grah for sharing.). I became incensed when I read through the… 1,317 more words


“Welcome back to Twitter, Turkey.”

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Islamist government was struck a blow this week when the country’s highest court ruled in a unanimous vote that Turkey’s two-week long ban on Twitter was unconstitutional because it violated freedom of expression, guaranteed under Article 26 of the Constitution. 623 more words

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What is Parenting:
It is the process of promoting and supporting the physical, emotional, social and intellectual development of a child from Infancy to Adulthood. 406 more words


Child-Centred Hippy Prison

Neill started writing before the Russian Revolution.  Froebel started teaching a century before.  So listen to Froebel and decide for yourself whether child-centred teaching can really be called “hippy”: 636 more words


RIP - Democracy

Am i supporting a autocratic form of government by stating RIP democracy ? Probably yes.

In a nation which is comprising of 1.2 billion people, many of them do not even know their basic rights, democracy is a demon in disguise. 321 more words

Recent Political Changes in Egypt

(Image taken from: Heba Saleh and Borzou Daragahi, ‘Egypt’s army gives politicians ‘last chance’ to end crisis’ (2013) The Financial Times <http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/3d26865e-e237-11e2-a7fa-00144feabdc0.html#slide0&gt;).

Egypt has a very long history of authoritarian rule and repressive governments. 400 more words