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Having Fun and Keeping the Attention of Student-Athletes

It amazes me how my primary and secondary family members have influenced my explorations in sport for development and peace. When I was 11 years old, my cousin Rosanna Tharakan gave me a copy of the 1987 Pocket Edition of “Trivial Pursuit: Sport – The Authorized Game Book by Guinness Books (as seen below). 368 more words


Quick hits (part I)

Sorry for the delay.  Enjoy.

1) Fear of data to drive the conservative agenda:

Yet the Trump administration is running in the other direction. Any data that has even the faintest whiff of potential contradiction goes right out the window.

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Semper Femina - Laura Marling

Laura Marling is one of those artists who have changed dramatically in style and persona over the years. Her debut album, Alas I Cannot Swim… 598 more words


Pre Production: Gender Fluidity in Fashion...

Welcome back to ‘University Living’ everyone, I’m back and already tackling second year head on. This new university year also introduces different modules and assignments, with one being  a Production piece for ‘Media, Identity and Representations.’ I thought a the topic that needed more light shone on it, was the issue of Gender fluidity in fashion for the main reason that it’s a very misconstrued concept that is widely inappropriately used in the fashion world. 483 more words

Emosi, Kolonisasi, dan Sirkulasi Warna Kulit Lintas Benua

Menjadi putih seolah impian setiap orang yang kini dengan mudah dapat tercapai sebab menjamurnya produk perawatan kecantikan. Fenomena tersebut bukan sesuatu yang datang tiba-tiba. Keinginan menjadi putih mempunyai jejak historis yang panjang, dari masa prakolonial, kolonial, revolusi kemerdekaan, hingga hari ini. 1,141 more words

STEPS Radio: How do you navigate rape culture?

Are you really that surprised by the #metoo campaign? Do these scandals coming out of Hollywood shock you? Some people aren’t shocked or surprised. For some, the struggle to end gender based violence and increase women’s rights in our societies are a permanent reality. 44 more words


Huffington Post: Behind Every Great Woman Is a Great Man

Behind Every Great Woman Is a Great Man

By Anne-Marie Slaughter

The part of the story that does not get told, however, is that behind almost every female CEO mother is a man who is a primary caregiver.

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