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HAS BBOG LOST ITS RELEVANCE?

I have a pet theory about activism and activists. I have come to realize that key to activism is a tunnel vision, or better, what some will call a laser-beam focus. 1,025 more words

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Would you Care to Comment? The Power of The Commentariat in Media

Well, it’s been a busy year in the main day job. It’s the tenth anniversary of my company, Editorial Intelligence, or e.i. Back in 2005 internet had begun to transform ‘old’ media and no-one knew what was what was coming. 679 more words

Overcoming Overload

#ThankASoldier, But.

I have always wondered what condition Medicine and Law fulfill to be considered noble professions. Is it the stethoscope hanging from the car’s rearview mirror or the ward coat displayed prominently in the car? 2,236 more words

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Political Honesty or Automata?

Oh dear, we say we want honest politicians who are not political automata, we want authenticity, but then when we start to get it there is uproar! 434 more words

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5 Reasons Why I'm An Arsenal Fan Today

  1. Kanu

It all started from here. I didn’t quite watch Kanu lead the Dream Team to victory against Brazil in 1996. Our generator, an awful Honda someone somehow managed to sell to my mum, routinely gave up on us. 1,240 more words

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GOTYE'S "SMOKE AND MIRRORS" IS THE PUREST YORUBA SONG YOU'LL EVER HEAR

Let’s get this out of the way first. Mobisola, my good friend, was born today. Happy birthday! I’ll have you know she kicked my biro into a gutter the first time we met in person. 781 more words

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Yes Comment

The Internet has brought us a lot of mixed blessings, but I would submit that one of the least mixed has been the opportunity for users to post opinions on a wide variety of topics:  current events, products, services, entertainment, and so on. 854 more words

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