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Minority Matters

In recent days I have been listening to two flawed arguments involving ‘minorities’ in India.  One pertains to a social minority – the Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Trangender ( #LGBT ) community and another concerns the religious minorities – particularly Christian and Muslim communities.   400 more words

New World

Visiting Papatoetoe New World

On Thursday 26th March Rooms 2 and 2a went for a visit to Papatoetoe New World. We lined up and walked sensibly along the footpath. 487 more words

School News

A New World - Flash Fiction

Warmup Wednesday! 100 word story.

Max was stunned.

It was the most beautiful thing he had ever laid eyes on. All the stories he’d heard as a young boy had been true. 84 more words

Random Ramblings

When words lose their meaning, and meanings their import

What does it mean to have the right to #FreedomOfExpression?  Is it simply to say whatever comes into your head? Is it to flirt with the scurrilous to ensure your media outfit gets all the ears and eyeballs?  225 more words

New World

China, rise up your glasses, you are going to drink a lot more wines !

The wine drinkers are changing side, slowly slowly. Either for the new attraction of the elite to be distinguished from the mass ( and we are speaking about a huge mass ) or for the continuously growing knowledge on this fantastic world, the fact is that they are thirsty and attracted to this new, fascinating beverage. 13 more words


The Spaniards

Disease, disease introduced,

they died, because they were not immune,

to such unknown illnesses.

They decreased in great numbers as small pox

and chicken pox wiped out their population drastically. 198 more words