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ACS Legislative Summit

Once a year, members of the American Chemical Society (ACS) Board of Directors gather in Washington to visit members of Congress to advocate and inform members and staff about priorities in chemistry and the broader scientific community.  784 more words


Birmingham and the FLA/DFLA march: A very British affair

FLA founder John Meighan (right). June 2017 March

As mentioned on the last two post (1, 2), I have attended the Football Lads Alliance march in Birmingham… 1,723 more words


FLA and Birmingham March

By Les Crang

As we move closer to the march of the Football Lads Alliance (hereby called the FLA) in Birmingham which I have mentioned… 554 more words

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Rapid Response in the BMJ

Myself, alongside Ed Cope and Richard Bailey offered our response to an article published in the BMJ, which was published as a rapid response.

Re: Effectiveness of a childhood obesity prevention programme delivered through schools, targeting 6 and 7 year olds: cluster randomised controlled trial (WAVES study) 668 more words


Sport participation and policy goals in an era of austerity

Posted on 17/01/2018 by MetroPolis the original article can be found here. 

Sport participation and policy goals in an era of austerity

By Dr Daniel Parnell, Senior Lecturer in Business Management at Manchester Metropolitan University and an expert in sport policy provides some reflections on his research co-authored research and special issue on sport policy and politics in an era of austerity. 717 more words


The football lads Alliance : Nothing to be sneered at*

By Les Crang @morethanagame66

On the 4th of June, 2017, John Meighan created the Football Lads Alliance (hereby called the FLA) and by the 24th of June over 10,000 marched in London for the organisation. 1,417 more words


CHIPping away at the social contract

Long before the arrival of the Obama Administration with its explicit goal of expanding health insurance coverage to everyone, the country had achieved consensus on the need to insure all children. 238 more words

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