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Man Flu(ke)

It appears that man flu may be a real ailment after all.   New research has shown that the female hormone oestrogen strengthens the response of the immune system. 247 more words

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A fitting tribute to my Annapurna

I have been both shocked and saddened to hear this week that so many lives have been lost on Annapurna.  Almost a year ago to the month, my good friend Jo trekked to the base camp of this imposing mountain.   721 more words

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On Becoming a Man

Thomas McBee on becoming a man, as told to Alana Levinson who got it originally published recently in Esquire magazine; an unabridged copy of that article is here: 1,213 more words


Solidarity Economy Towards a Dignified Life: Biofábrica Campesina of the Movimiento Campesino de Cajibío

From the October 2014 PNL #838

Editor’s Note: This piece was originally written for Colombia Support Network’s fall 2014 newsletter.

The sister-city relationship between the tri-cities of Syracuse/Cortland/Ithaca and Cajibio in Cauca, Colombia, a project of the CNY chapter of the Colombia Support Network, reached a 10-year milestone in 2014. 757 more words

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Podcasts of the week

Having studied in St Andrews where it took me 2 minutes to walk to class, about a minute to drag myself over to Tesco, and less than the time it takes to boil a kettle to reach my best friend’s flat, dealing with a London daily commute has hit me pretty hard.   530 more words

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Diaphanous Dreamscape....

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I look back trying to find illumination…
Seeking my inspiration…
Pivotal points of perception…
I search for my words…
They’ve left me in the desert of my reality… 150 more words