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Spotlight

Through watching the movie “Spotlight”, I increased my understanding for how a community like the Catholic Church in Boston works – who is “taking care of” who, and who protects each other. 655 more words

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Being is Speaking

A question has been plaguing me since I said that Be:Spoken stands for authentic communication: what do the words authentic communication actually mean?

In the age of Facebook and other social media, authenticity – especially in the sense of the honest representation of yourself through the many channels, virtual and real, at our disposal – has become a vexed topic. 895 more words

Tongue in Cheek Trivia #2

Oh my Wordy! Mustering up a post here while I remember I had intended more regular effort and quite shocked to realise it’s so long since I’ve even tried. 715 more words

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The Reluctant Fundamentalist - the movie

What do I think about the movie, and why? 

After both watching the movie and reading the book, I found the book to be the best. 115 more words

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The end ...

In the final chapter, Changez and the American were walking towards the American´s hotel, while Changez continued his story. He was wondering about how his life would have been, if Erica came to live with him in Pakistan – while he taught classes. 359 more words

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The Reluctant Fundamentalist, ch.8/9

In the beginning of chapter 8, Changez is still having his conversation with the American, where Changez is explaining to him why the waiter is looking at him, and making him ill at ease. 352 more words

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Day of Terror - 9/11

After watching clips from this day, reading both about the horrible attack itself and the witnesses statements, I have no words. I can not imagine how it must be to be there, or to know someone who could have been a victim, of such a terrifying incident. 94 more words

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