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Anglo-phonic Ideology (Spelling Orthodoxy)

English though being my favorite language baffles me many a time. This is true when I think of its Orthography (spelling). I don’t know to till this day why the English Orthographic association follows a Draconian rigidity of rules to mark the use of spelling. 134 more words

Enigmatic 26

26 is one of most favorite number. Why? Guess? At one look, it looks so ordinary. I respect it because it forms the letters of the English Alphabet. 74 more words

Chris Hedges on What it Takes to be a Rebel in Modern Times

Bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner Chris Hedges sits down with Ben Makuch at the Toronto VICE office to discuss what it takes to be a rebel in modern times. 49 more words

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Konfuse Schlagzeilen: Gleichsetzung der Terroristen mit den Opfern

Alex Margolin, HonestReporting, 23. November 2015

Es ist zwei Monate her, seit die aktuelle Terrorwelle begonnen hat, und die Medien verwechseln noch immer die Opfer mit den Terroristen. 590 more words

Weltmedien Und Nahost

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Mary Hamilton papers made freely available

Letters carefully transliterated from the Mary Hamilton Papers in the John Rylands Library are freely available to any interested reader. The corpus currently stands at 161 letters dated 1764-1819 – over 70,000 words of text. 162 more words


French school boards able to handle influx of Syrian students, Blais says

QUEBEC — Education Minister François Blais said Friday he is counting on French-language school boards — not English ones — to welcome about 1,000 Syrian refugee children over the next few months. 218 more words