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UV update

UV flew 275 km yesterday, making reasonable progress through France.

The data ends at 10.22 UTC. UV could be in Normandy tonight if he replicates yesterday’s distance. 53 more words

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Swedish MP warns of migration's dangers

In an interview with Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap, Swedish politician Kent Ekeroth spoke about the situation in his country and his opinion on the Hungarian government’s migration policies. 138 more words

No curries here! Horsham.

Pooja Punjabi announced Swami Kutchakockoff  would not be serving any old garden variety of curry at their new Ashram in Horsham. Only the kosher will do. 87 more words

Social Commentator

His bones are elsewhere

For those of you who don’t follow my ramblings on Twitter, I’m posting a link here to a piece I’ve written and which has been selected by C.C. 64 more words

Transnational Youth, Culture and Politics in International Schools

It has been both challenging and gratifying to read and comment on Dana Tanu’s innovative and stimulating work Growing Up In Transit: The Politics of Belonging at an International School… 2,110 more words

Book Review

April 20, 1980 - Fidel Castro Lets 125,000 Cubans Emigrate to the U.S.

On April 20, 1980, Fidel Castro Announced that anyone who wanted to leave Cuba and emigrate to the U.S. could do so. This resulted in the Mariel Boatlift, a mass migration with the use of boats from port Mariel in Cuba to the United State. 104 more words

20th Century History

UV: still heading north

New data has revealed UV crossed to France yesterday afternoon at about 16.25 UTC. Paul’s overview graphic shows UV is nearing last year’s route.

UV covered 332 km in about 7 hours of flying, including crossing the Pyrénées. 18 more words

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