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GLOBE and MAIL Mrcch 14, 2015 Report on the Ghost Children of China

Social Engineering

The ghost children: In the wake of China’s one-child policy, a generation is lost Add to …

Nathan VanderKlippe

BEIJING — The Globe and Mail… 5,956 more words

Birth Control

People of the Books: The Cloister Walk by Kathleen Norris

Reading this book is roughly like drinking tea—it helps to take it in pieces, slowly, and preferably while you have time to sit down and truly pay attention to it. 603 more words


13 Random Things I Miss about Life in England

It’s been a while since I’ve posted. I could say it’s because I’ve been busy, which is partly true. Our life has been full of getting settled, gardening and, of course, buying sheep! 812 more words

Cultural Differences

How to dress in a Muslim/Arab country

So it is your first time to go to a Muslim/Arab country, how exciting! Whether it be Jordan, Morocco, Egypt or Turkey, you should dress in the right way – if you want to be respected by the locals, that is. 770 more words


“There is a Season…”

Carol A. Hand

Recently, I have been thinking about the changing seasons of life and how “there I a time to every purpose…”

I thought about the evolving ways I have attempted to address inequality and it led me to post a… 703 more words

Critical Thinking

Ghost Hawk

This novel by Susan Cooper covers a part of American history of which I knew little.  At its centre is the story of two boys: one is a Native American and another the son of settlers from Europe.   248 more words


Random ways of experiencing the French culture

I have been living in France for almost a year now and I can describe the entire experience as overall positive… Although it definitely required some adjusting time, the fact that I relocated with my husband (who is French) and my son, made the adaptation process much easier. 583 more words

Being Human