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China's Missing Girls-Media Peddling A Slanted Academic Report?

How much trust and credibility can we invest in reports arising from collaborations between western academic institutions and Chinese universities, especially if the subject under examination is an issue of immense political sensitivity to China’s regime? 1,006 more words

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Funding for defibrillators in England

The British Heart Foundation have been awarded a further £1m from the Department of Health to make public access defibrillators and CPR training more widely available in communities across England. 95 more words

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Tortured Tibetan Released Now Being Described As Chinese By Prominent News Source On Tibet

Image: photos taken by a courageous Tibetan inside occupied Tibet/graphic via @tibettruth

According to the Tibetan Center for Democracy and Human Rights (TCHRD) “On 12 November, a Tibetan monk named Lobsang Sangyal was released from Mianyang prison near the provincial capital of Chengdu, Sichuan Province in People’s Republic of China”. 541 more words

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Worldviews Clash at Standing Rock

 Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi

The standoff at Standing Rock offers a choice between two worldviews: one that can lead to a new economy of shared prosperity and one that will hasten the devastation of the planet. 1,011 more words

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Post office network consultation

Government are consulting on the future of the post office network to view the document and take part please click here. The consultation closes on the 21st December 2016, so there are only a few weeks to respond.

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