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BlueCrest goes private

BlueCrest Capital Management, the $8 billion hedge fund firm founded by billionaire Michael Platt, is returning all the cash provided by outside investors. 189 more words

Additional men join up from Earley

Yet more Earley men had joined up.

List of Men Serving in His Majesty’s Forces.
The following additional names have been added to our prayer list:- Albert Snell, William Benham, Albert Benham, Ernest Benham, Arthur Jerred, Sidney Marshall, Albert Eeles. 67 more words

Supporting The Troops

Papers on The Philosophy of Ecology

As part of my brand new PhD program in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona, my classes are assigning lots of reading on the philosophy of science and asking us to consider what it means to us as ecologists. 674 more words

Ecology Papers

FSY - a week of miracles

This time last year, my pearl among women and I were called by the Area Presidency to serve as Administrators in the FSY (For the Strength of Youth programme). 835 more words


Race Construction in 1955

The construction of race in this 1955 Ebony article, highlighted by N.D.B. Connolly, worked much as it has at any other point in human history: point to a group of people you dislike and assign them an identity that justifies inhumane treatment by those in power. 293 more words


Serving their turn in the trenches

Two Earley sisters who had had whirlwind romances now had to face the anxiety of a husband at the Front.

The vicar has received a capital letter from one of the old Sunday school boys, Corporal Henry Wise, who was home for some while with a bullet wound through his leg, and is now again in the trenches. 120 more words

Life On The Home Front