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On Fatness & Stigma

The inimitable Kate Harding over at Shapely Prose (a leading blog in the Fatosphere, and one which I have finally added to our blogroll) has some excellent commentary on the results of a study on… 380 more words

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Social justice starts from you

Justice seems like a huge, high and distant topic. I saw a short film at church today which asks around 20 people what justice means to them. 537 more words

Society

Pray for Japan and ourselves

I was reading Monocle February issue just now and saw this passage about BEAMS, the infamous fashion brand in Japan which started off as just one shop in Harajuku in 1990, and now expanded to having 151 outlets throughout Japan achieving sales of 446 million Euro last year. 493 more words

Social-economic

On Fatness & Stigma

The inimitable Kate Harding over at Shapely Prose (a leading blog in the Fatosphere, and one which I have finally added to our blogroll) has some excellent commentary on the results of a study on discrimination against obese people. 376 more words

Other

2014 Free City Festival Panelist Selection

I have been invited to sit on a panel for the 2014 Free City Festival that is organized by the Flint Public Art Project. The panel is one of many events planned for the weekend, the dates are August 22 and 23. 69 more words

Outdoor Space

Appointed to Flint Master Plan Task Group

I am excited to announce that I have been appointed to a task group to direct the implementation of the new Flint City Master Plan… 179 more words

Urban Design