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Indie Book Reviews: Part I

While I’m away, I thought I’d schedule a couple posts of book reviews that I completed over the past few months. I’m a slow, slow reader, but I’ve polished off some good reads. 942 more words

Book Reviews

Quebec sociologist Manny Batshaw laid to rest

Family and friends gathered at Paperman funeral home to remember the life of well-known Quebec sociologist Manny Batshaw.

READ MORE: Leading Quebec sociologist Manny Batshaw dies at 101… 327 more words


Manny Batshaw, founder of youth welfare services, dies at age 101

Manny Batshaw, the Montreal social worker who headed the 1975 inquiry into conditions in Quebec’s juvenile institutions that set the stage for Quebec’s youth protection legislation, then lent his name to the Batshaw Youth and Family Centres, died Monday. 782 more words

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Leading Quebec sociologist Manny Batshaw dies at 101

Manuel “Manny” Batshaw, well-known Quebec social worker and namesake of Batshaw Youth and Family Services, has passed away at the age of 101.

During the century that he was alive, Batshaw was at the forefront action, witnessing and being part of major societal upheavals. 479 more words


The Dirty Dozen, with Judy Martin

Reblogged from Al The Author, CLICK THROUGH to the ORIGINAL POST and enjoy the meeting the tattooed, pierced, golden girl herself, JUDY MARTIN!! 41 more words

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The Dirty Dozen, with Judy Martin

Welcome to another edition of The Dirty Dozen!

This week, I’m delighted to be hosting Judy Martin in the Dirty Dozen “hotseat”.

Judy is a prolific and engaging blogger-poet, who has just completed NaPoWriMo, and has recently released her first self-published collection of poetry – … 47 more words


Mention in Dispatches - Shopping with Mother, Disappearing Eagles and Tibetan Rites

Welcome to this week’s look at the creative posts written by bloggers here on WordPress this week. I am only one woman (I say this modestly) so unfortunately it is beyond me to read every wonderful post written this week on WP.  607 more words