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Perverting our lives and our institutions, including youth work - neo-liberal culture

We use neo-liberalism as a shorthand phrase to describe the nature of the period we’re living through. Understandably from time to time people ask quite what we mean by neo-liberalism. 539 more words

Youth Work Policy

China admits by jailing veteran journalist

A Beijing court sentenced a veteran Chinese journalist to seven years in prison Friday on charges of leaking a document detailing the Communist Party leadership’s resolve to aggressively target civil society and press freedom as a threat to its monopoly on power. 123 more words


About limits - The Spot Between Permissive and Authoritarian Parenting

 You’ve probably heard that kids need limits.I myself used to question this. But what I learned by watching kids is confirmed by research findings in neurology. 81 more words


Back to Rebellion

Easter Monday, 6 April 2015

Well, it’s been a nice Easter this year. Starting tomorrow, it will be time for me to get back to the rebellion, the Cause. 18 more words

Sudan Elections- A Primer.

By Eleanor Kennedy- https://twitter.com/globalelections

Political System: Authoritarian State. 

13,000,000 registered voters, 11,000 polling booths over three days.

Sudan is a country famous for desert and civil-war. 2,868 more words


First sign of Iran-style ruling in Turkey

Governor ‘sorry’ after teacher he publicly scolded dies of heart attack

The governor of the northwestern province of Yalova said on Saturday that he was “deeply saddened” by the death of a school teacher whom he had reprimanded in front of his students. 250 more words


There is always an 'Animal Farm' in the making

It seems hard to believe in this day of lengthy novels and giant non-fiction volumes that a revolutionary and important story could be told in less than 100 pages. 297 more words

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