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So what about England?

The referendum has brought to a head the problems created by the inequalities in the United Kingdom. Many promises have beenmade to the people of Scotland – people who already had more freedom of action than any other part of the UK. 145 more words


World Peace is None of Your Business

This week my two year Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) arrived in the post. I arrived in the US in early July so it wasn’t exactly processed quickly but it’s here now and that’s the main thing. 757 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Endurance

Show us what endurance means to you. Is it that high-school diploma, beads of sweat earned on a long run, a treasured family heirloom, or something else entirely? 165 more words


10 People From Around The World On What Scotland's Secession Vote Means To Them

Today, Scotland will vote on whether to secede from rule of the UK and become an independent nation or to remain under its hold.

According to… 1,313 more words

My European Vacation

Departure Information

Destination country: France
Departure City: Los Angeles
Departure Date: 14 December 1998
Roundtrip Airfare: $512
Airline name: AOM French Airlines
Length of Stay: 19 days… 5,589 more words


Bloody Mary

Bloody Mary

Outside the Dribs & Drabs
Mary sits down on a concrete slab,
legs spread
handbag open;
searches for a fag and a light, 162 more words



With only hours to go before the people of Scotland vote to remain a part of the United Kingdom – or not – the numbers involved are very interesting indeed. 302 more words