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Northumberland Big 10

So that’s it my last race of the year over with and I’m fairly happy with how it went.

This is the first Run Nation Event I’ve taken part in and it seemed to go pretty well, Kirkley Hall is a great place to start a run as there’s ample parking and other than a few issue with the lack of toilets it’s a pretty good venue. 629 more words


Resist and Redefine

Below is a list of slaves held by Elijah Ratliff (1787 – 1865) in 1861. Among them is my great great grandfather Graham. I hold on to this history because my grandmother told me stories about him.   504 more words


I'm Gonna Call Out Your Christianity

This post by our own Dr. Fatimah Salleh, a woman called and anointed by God and who speaks truth and power, was originally posted at feministmormonhousewives.org on November 10, 2016.  493 more words

Women Of Color

Pat McCrory Lost the North Carolina Governorship. Now He’s Trying to Steal It.

North Carolina Republican Gov. Pat McCrory, champion of the country’s most notorious anti-LGBTQ law, lost his bid for re-election on Nov. 8—at last count, by 7,448 votes. 778 more words


Brampton to Carlisle Road Race

A 10 mile race on the back of 3 runs in 4 weeks, didn’t feel like the most sensible plan when I got on the club bus for the 80 mile trip to the start line, the good news was that the race didn’t start till 11:30 so we didn’t leave till 8:30, the bad news was that it was FREEZING!! 707 more words


Colour Blindness - a New Racism

This past week I have had the opportunity to reflect (again) on the way we have been taught to not see skin colour – specifically, the way we have been taught to not see non-white skin colour. 770 more words

We Wear the Mask

We Wear the Mask

This classic poem by Paul Lawrence Dunbar, We Wear the Mask, in 1896 shows the experiences of the black male and female in a racist and segregationist society. 1,426 more words

Sociology Of Life