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First post - the post that hurts the most

This is a blog to help crystallise my thoughts and document the process of researching and writing my master’s thesis in Global Studies at the University of Gothenburg. 204 more words

Global North

Staying true to the public role of parks and recreation

There’s nothing wrong with people paying to use certain park facilities or participate in various recreation programs. The problem with fees and charges centers on our profession’s over-reliance on them. 313 more words

Essential Services

The First Law: Self Preservation

Self preservation is the protection of oneself from harm or death, especially regarded as a basic instinct in human beings and animals.

A man's a man for 'a that

I’m a Scot and a lifelong fan of the poetry of Robert Burns, a pioneer of the Romantic movement. While Burns is more often remembered as something of a ladies man, “the greatest hours that ere I spent were spent among the lasses o”, he was also a towering advocate for social equity. 109 more words

Dear white people-- don't worry its from a fellow white friend.

Its important for you to watch this. 

It is not a matter of expression, it is not a matter of constitutionality– it’s a matter of respect. 622 more words

Politics

Nehru's wisdom

  • Jawaharlal Nehru : It is the responsibility of the dominant community not to use its position in any way which might prejudice the secular ideal of the nation.
Nehru

Coffee society

As though it has been all planned out: Drink coffee. Get the kids prepped for school. Run to work. Get coffee. Work work work. Get coffee. 306 more words