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Long-Awaited Joint Select Committee Report on Review of Sexual Offences & Other Acts

The long-awaited report from the Joint Select Committee reviewing the Sexual Offences Act, the Offences Against the Person Act, the Domestic Violence Act and the Child Care and Protection Act was tabled in the Parliament yesterday, December 11, 2018. 108 more words

Jamaica

Twitter CEO defends controversial Myanmar tweets

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Wednesday defended a series of tweets about his recent meditation retreat in Myanmar that were pilloried on his own platform for failing to mention the persecution of Rohingya Muslims. 407 more words

Doing Away With Scientism | Issue 102 | Philosophy Now

Ian Kidd exposes the errors of the science fundamentalists.

Source: Doing Away With Scientism | Issue 102 | Philosophy Now

Opinion: I almost get the impression that some intelligent people who are sort of getting what I have been trying to say about this over the past few days are actually AFRAID of possible repercussions for admitting that science has unsavory qualities not unlike the medieval Christian church. 22 more words

Spirituality

Pakistan rejects downgrading by US in religious freedom

Pakistan’s foreign ministry has rejected Washington’s move of placing Islamabad on its annual list of worst offenders for nations that infringe on religious freedom. 182 more words

Time Person of the Year 2018--RUNNER-UP

Time Person of the Year 2018–RUNNER-UP

The Guardians  and the War on Truth

The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree with his country’s government. 6,886 more words

Democracy

How the Mottley Government Proposes to Deny Bajans their Human Rights...

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According to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR, or the Commission) one of two bodies in the Inter-American system for the promotion and protection of human rights. 571 more words

Opinion

Women hold Wrath,and here is why(2)

A girl raised in family where her mother is physically abused by the the father. The beatings, screens and wails eachday.

Most girls, like sheep have been sold off-more by their parents-into unplanned marriages, since the men who desired them had money,  “ 419 more words

Circles Of Life