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On violence and vengeance: Rhymes for Young Ghouls and the horrific history of Canada’s Indian Residential Schools

by Sean Carleton

** Editor’s note: If you have not seen the movie Rhymes for Young Ghouls, this article likely contains spoilers. **

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Jeff Nguyen reblogged this on Deconstructing Myths and commented:

The boarding school experiences of indigenous peoples in North America gives lie to the myth that America is a melting pot for all ethnicities. More like a boiling pot to bleach all of the diversity away.

Merlin Awakes! (Part 165) by CpSingleton © 2013

‘Would you like me to go first?’ Set asked compassionately.
‘What does it feel like?’ Finola asked softly.
‘Like walking through the door to the kitchen. 335 more words

Writing

Busting 5 Health and Fitness Myths

As more friends and co-workers ask me health/fitness related things I’m beginning to realize just how misinformed most people are. I was definitely one of them not too long ago so what do you say we set the record straight? 636 more words

Healthy

Bullying

In the past few years I have been delighted that people in general have been picking up and noticing bullying in schools. As a teacher, this strikes a chord with me. 491 more words

Spirit of History

In about three hours time I should be ensconced in  ready to partake of the privilege of The Men They Couldn’t Hang.

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Thoughts

APP Initial Development

I started to develop my APP project in order to gain a better understanding of the direction I will go in. I have decided to carry forward the theme ‘Myths’ and this is my presentation on my schedule and further development. 334 more words

Advanced Professional Practice

"Upon the Wild Waves" -- a new exhibition opens in the Long Room

A new exhibition has opened in the Old Library, Trinity College Dublin: “Upon the wild waves: a journey through myth in children’s books” explores some of the varying ways in which writers and illustrators have used myth down through the centuries to engage and excite younger readers. 207 more words

Exhibition