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URGENT APPEAL: This Affects YOU!

Shaved Dog helping to spread awareness.

This does not get talked about enough.

Politics

Boring but Important

ANNE

This blog touches on a lot of issues related to imprisonment, like addiction, drug laws, mental illness, and intergenerational poverty.  One thing I’ve been meaning to address is… 667 more words

Crime

The naming of body parts

There is much that separates the classes, the amount of money each has being the least important.  Social structure is determined by the language we use; and how we name our body parts is a good indicator of where we fit. 249 more words

Family

The Square: Rosie Milliard

“If you just drove in and out of the Square all day to deliver your child to The Prep, which is ferociously exclusive and expensive, you would feel as if life was a sort of planet of plenty, thinks Tracey, who knows full well from her clients who buy cosmetics from her that it is not.” 1,028 more words

Fiction

Reading about success - Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

I love to read, always have a book or two on the go, something academic in my bag to ponder over or a few e-books lined up. 652 more words

Lifestyle

The Casual Vacancy: Review

Title & Author: The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
Genre: Literary fiction, novels
Synopsis (from Goodreads):

A BIG NOVEL ABOUT A SMALL TOWN … 985 more words

Books

These statistics illustrate the persistent class divide at Britain's elite firms

Access to upper-crust professions is one of the surest paths to upward social mobility, and it’s often unavailable to the working class. That’s especially true of jobs at elite firms in the UK, where  632 more words