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Judging Journalists: where's Rita Skeeter?

Coming to the SA Writers Journalism Teen ‘Bootcamp’ and listening to the wonderful (if long!) sessions on blogging, online publishing, interviewing and creative non-fiction, I realised that I was guilty of one of the ‘no-no’s’ we were warned about: stereotyping. 493 more words

Writing

Justice for Jordan: How Racism and Loud Music Provoked the Murderer in Michael Dunn

Michael Dunn Found Guilty Of First-Degree Murder In Killing Of Jordan Davis

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/01/michael-dunn-guilty_n_5913926.html

On Wednesday, October 1st, Michael Dunn was found guilty of first-degree murder in addition to the attempted murder charges he was found guilty of in February 2014.

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Deep thought vs Deep prejudice

This letter to the editor appeared in The Listener, on 27 September, and caught my attention;

Mr Dawson wrote in response to one of those typically unthinking comments which  condemned the poor for their “ 587 more words

The Body Politic

Nice

As a person who loves to write, I naturally have a steady relationship with words. I love words and I hope words love me back. I hope to create many things with them and one day grow old and settle down with them. 298 more words

Is Racism Alive And Well in The White House Secret Service?

Just thought I would put that out there.

It appears the President’s Secret Service is either very incompetent at their jobs or they are deliberately allowing possible assassins in the… 203 more words

Musings

My Momma said

My Momma told me once
You can be whoever you
Want to be and
Choose whatever career you want
As long as it makes you happy… 530 more words

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Judging Journalists: Rita Skeeter is Nowhere to be Found

Coming to the SA Writers Journalism Teen ‘Bootcamp’ and listening to the wonderful (if long!) sessions on blogging, online publishing, interviewing and creative non-fiction, I realised that I was guilty of one of the ‘no-no’s’ we were warned about: stereotyping. 493 more words

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