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Quote of the day

An inspirational quote about life by George Bernard Shaw today on the blog. Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself plus a fantastic remix on… 64 more words

Inspiration

A plutocrat honestly explains the new politics of America

Summary: After decades of work by America’s plutocrats, aided by its people’s neglect of our responsibility as citizens, the plutocrats have won. They have effective control of all 3 branches, not just Federal but also most State and local governments. 981 more words

Politics

“Atrocities are not less atrocities when they occur in laboratories and are called medical research.” George Bernard Shaw Scroll down for actions to take including petitions.

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Saint Joan - Donmar Warehouse, 14th January 2017

Nestled away in London’s Covent Garden you can find the Donmar Warehouse, one of my favourite theatrical venues in the city. The venue seats 251 and thus leads to an intense and wonderfully intimate experience as an audience member, but the thing I love most is the variety they have in their programme, having to date seen a musical, my favourite work of Shakespeare and a mixture of classic and more contemporary plays there. 1,127 more words

Stagey Musings

Marie Stopes, Eugenics and Abortion

Marie Stopes, a contraceptive and abortion pioneer, was in favour of eugenics. This is a beloved trope of anti-abortionists, who argue that everything Planned Parenthood is tainted by this original sin. 316 more words

Arguments In Brief

WEEKLY QUOTE -- FEBRUARY 15, 2017

Good morning, all. It’s Wednesday and time for another weekly quote. This week has been good to me since I was able to get a lot of things done. 20 more words

Life

The man who dreamed of Zyklon B

Yesterday we examined George Bernard Shaw‘s enthusiasm for Hitler – and noted a 1933 letter to the New York Times in which he suggested that the Führer, instead of planning to exterminate Jews, should simply say: “I will tolerate Jews to any extent, as long as no Jew marries a Jewess. 574 more words

Soviet Union