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The Problem with Purple

You can’t stop the bullying of one group by bullying another

-Mark Powell-

It takes guts to stand out from the crowd. Whether it be the prophet Daniel in the Old Testament, Stephen the first martyr in the New Testament, or a teenage school girl who dares to defy the “expectation” of her school principal that all students show their support of the homosexual lifestyle on Wear It Purple Day, it takes real guts to stand out from the crowd. 1,011 more words


Map Portraits

We’ve been doing many portrait projects this year in Advanced art. I’ve also been stressing the importance of making meaningful artwork in my class. in our sketchbooks, we’ve been practicing with collage drawings and working with different medium and experimenting with creating texture and mark making. 80 more words


Man Swims Duwamish River; Finds It Alive, Despite Pollution

SEATTLE (AP) — Mark Powell slips on his goggles, adjusts his snorkel and drops away from the industrial wasteland at the mouth of the Duwamish River. 877 more words


Man Swims 55 Miles Of Duwamish River

Mark Powell is a local fellow and The Washington Environmental Council’s Puget Sound Program Director.  Oh, and he likes to swim.

He swam around Bainbridge Island back in 2009… 46 more words


How to Make a Man on Savile Row

В обновлениях блога опять пауза, но на этот раз более чем оправданная. За прошедшее время мне повезло вживую пообщаться с людьми, лично делавшими костюмы для королевской семьи, Кэри Гранта, Фрэнка Синатры, Колина Ферта, Дэвида Боуи, Роберта Планта и многих других, а также увидеть изнутри лучшие мастерские Сэвил Роу и окрестностей.


Free webinar with Mark Powell - Oct 14th

Macmillan is offering a free Mark Powell webinar on October 14th – “Top Tips to Boost Your Business English Lessons”.

Here’s the blurb – sounds like fun: 111 more words

What Actually Happened- Gayby Baby ban

Yesterday the Sydney Morning Herald wrote this article about  NSW Education Minister Adrian Piccoli’s decision to disallow the Gayby Baby documentary from being shown during school hours. 626 more words