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Courageous story: I will take my life today around noon

DeadAtNoon.

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So ends a heart-wrenching open letter penned by 83-year-old Bowen Island resident Gillian Bennett, published online Monday shortly after her death.  501 more words

Activism

2010 Space Odyssey Two - Arthur C. Clarke

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2014 is a good year to read 2010 Space Odyssey Two so’s to help get a better perspective when you read 2061 Odyssey Three.  397 more words

Human Behavior

UK University Study Finds Teen Males Pester Girls for Sex...

A study from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found “an unsettling narrative” at university campuses, wherein boys would repeatedly ask for sex, and even if denied would continue to ask… 202 more words

UK University Study Finds Teen Males Pester Girls for Sex...

A study from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found “an unsettling narrative” at university campuses, wherein boys would repeatedly ask for sex, and even if denied would continue to ask… 202 more words

The Power Structure and the Government

We are blissfully ignorant of the most important element of our time – our Power Structure. We went from a Medieval society to an Industrial society to something else that we call (for lack of a better term) Post-Industrial society. 522 more words

Technology

Future in an Envelope

‘Results day’ are two words that every student dreads. The unknown. The what if’s. The possible destruction of your life as the world is threatened by the arrival of green monsters with razor sharp teeth, tearing everything you know apart! 578 more words

Tackling the serial killer of academic life - procrastination!

Procrastination itself is such a long word for lazy people that it is not even read rather just understood in the mind. But it is truly the serial killer of academic life. 429 more words

Distance Learning