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India Is Accused of Bowing to Chinese Pressure in Canceling a Uighur Leader's Visa

India on Monday reportedly canceled a visa it had issued to a Uighur leader exiled from China and wanted by the Chinese government, days before he was scheduled to attend a conference with other anti-Beijing activists. 266 more words

Been reading. Recommends.

Thanks to my friend, author Anny Cook, I read my first official Regency. LOL! Seriously – LOL! The book was off-beat, atypical, laugh out loud funny and no – there was essentially zero sex, which I very much appreciated in my current… 159 more words

An Author's Voice

The Shock to the Guts.

When you realise what to do with the suffering life presents you with, the reasons why it is presenting you with it, and what it’s ultimate purpose is in your life you gain something crucial, awareness. 656 more words


So all you want is bloody poetry huh?

I try to blog as often as I can.  But I’m really depressed that only my poems get Likes.  My political, cultural and other entries get next to no interest.   303 more words


Intersectionality of Movements: Solidarity with Palestine

When police in Ferguson, Missouri launched tear gas at protestors, Palestinians on Twitter gave advice about how to deal with the effects. While not the first instance of black and Palestinian solidarity, this exchange of information between oppressed groups of people facing violence highlights the shared struggle of oppressed groups the world over. 70 more words

Policy & Race

James Matthews: 'teach youth about apartheid'

(This article was published in the Weekend Argus, a weekly newspaper in the Western Cape province, South Africa, on March 27 2016.)

Written by Yazeed Kamaldien… 431 more words

Dissident by Cecilia London - Reviewed by Dottie


The Bellator Saga Book 1

By Cecilia London

Genres: Romance / Mystery, Thriller, & Suspense / Action & Adventure / Political

Reviewed by Dottie… 1,643 more words