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Chelsea Doctor, give me the news. I’ve got a bad case of respecting you.

There have been two news stories this week about Chelsea Football Club that have come seemingly to their breaking point. The first, manager Jose Mourinho fighting for his job after the club’s worst start to a league season in 37 years. 713 more words


Collecting chronic medication

As I mentioned in my previous blog on teenage pregnancies, I visit a local government hospital on a monthly basis to collect my chronic medication. I was very fortunate when I initially experienced my neuropathy in 1993 that I was employed in the Department of Medicine of the teaching hospital attached to the university. 809 more words

Social Justice

Being a Feminist Gay Male in a World of Women

Look. Introverts aren’t special. Extroverts aren’t special. Unlike what Lena Dunham or Zooey Deschanel or Jennifer Lawrence are saying, not having good social skills or people skills isn’t cute or quirky. 1,446 more words

Musings On Humanity

Hi! I'm the Prof and this is my elephant, Dick!

It was always going to happen but I didn’t realise the cosmic joker had such a great sense of humor.

One of the courses I teach contains a one week focus on gender identity. 476 more words


Christianity and Disability

For some time now I’ve been thinking a great deal about this topic.  Just from different things that have happened.  I’ve wondered what is the best approach to talk about this subject or rather write about it.  1,106 more words


Omarion Cancels His DSTRKT Nightclub Appearance Following Racial Allegations

On Friday 2nd October, Omarion was due to perform at London’s DSTRKT nightclub but cancelled his appearance last minute after a social media campaign raised awareness about the clubs discrimination against black women. 414 more words