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Mental health: Challenging the stigma and ending discrimination

It’s estimated by MIND and other charities in the UK that one in six people will experience a mental health problem in any given year – a conservative figure according to Alistair Campbell, Tony Blair’s former chief Spin-Doctor. 854 more words

Care And Wellbeing

Mozart's sister was equally talented and the point is...

Apparently, Mozart’s sister was as talented as the gifted composer. And it seems she had to give up music in order to find a husband and settle down. 497 more words

Raven-Symoné: 'I'm not about to hire you if your name is 'Watermelondrea''

Raven-Symoné just added another one-liner to her greatest hits collection.

And by “hits,” we really mean one-liners that leave you hitting your head against the table. 207 more words

Entertainment

Une vie de chien, partie III: Uber-friggin-tastic

For the record, that subtitle would be in the “sarcastic” typographical emphasis, if ever there were one.  You know, the one right next the bold,  2,773 more words

Service Dog

Discrimination vs. Bullying

This is the last time (hopefully) I’m going post about the Adam Goodes booing controversy. A part of the debate has been about whether it was discrimination and how it was handled by the AFL and the media. 318 more words

Experiences Of Me And Others

IBEW 424 members area

May 21 2015,

So on May 21 2015 I tried to log into the members area on the IBEW LU 424
website. I have had an log in id and password now setup for at least a… 625 more words

IBEW Case

Follow up on Arpaio: Yes, I did it but it wasn't my fault

Sheriff Arpaio has been on the news multiple times for his harsh tactics and opinion on immigration.  I came across this interesting article in Courthouse News, where Arpaio admitted that he violated the law and then shifted all of the blame to his attorney and the people under him for following his orders. 21 more words

Civil Rights