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VIDEO: A Portrait of an African Activist

If you have not been to another persons’ farmland, you will claim that your fathers’ farm is the biggest in the world”

Continuing the portrait profiling portrait series on Africans in the UK diaspora, Hona Media have released a short interview with well known Nigerian activist, Kayode Ogundamise, the host of Politricks With KO aired on BEN TV (SKY 182).

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If you are happy 'the hole is not at your end'

This is a story of a few people who went on a boat ride. When water started to seep in from the rear end of the boat, everyone thought it was not from a hole but water from outside. 300 more words


Charity Commission Statement: charities funding CAGE

The Charity Commission has released a statement regarding the funding of CAGE. They have announced that The Roddick Foundation and The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust have ceased funding CAGE and will not be doing so in future. 17 more words

Charity Commission


His hope rose with the sun, every day. He woke up before seven every day and the first thing he always did was open the window and watch the newly-hatched sun steadying its grip on slippery blue-white sky. 1,604 more words

Short Story

Why are our leaders misbehaving?

Review on The Dictator’s Handbook: Why Bad Behavior is Almost Always Good Politics. 2012

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Alastair Smith

For those of you who aren’t satisfied with the moral superiority explanations that friends, colleagues and partners use when talking about bad behavior politics and those who have always thought there must be a reason for the patterns in which politicians act must read this book. 547 more words

Alastair Smith

Pakistan and its governance is only in the hand of Allah...

I’ve been thinking from a while now, how this country is still surviving and home to more than 180 million people. If you are or ever lived in it than you know what I am trying to say. 493 more words

What's Wrong With Charity?

Recently we had the pleasure of reviewing Tim Watkins book; What’s Wrong With Charity?: How modern charity practices are undermining our communities, democracy and public trust. 317 more words

Charity Greed