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Life for African Mothers

Knitters in the congregation are invited to help themselves to wool from the basket in the vestibule at church or at the back of the hall in Balloch to knit items for baby bundles for this charity. 66 more words

Mission

General Studies Paper 1 (Social Issues)

Ques: “We rightly take pride in our political freedoms but these are yet to ensure full citizenship rights to marginalised groups.” With reference to various challenges faced by the Dalit community and Dalit entrepreneurs, critically comment on the statements. 3,925 more words
Social Issues

Not a lolly bar

(I should note that this blog post was spurred by discussion on another blog post, here.  I was asked there about why I believe that the creation account in Genesis is not a literal historical account, but the resurrection of Christ is.   1,370 more words

The Bible

The Quiet Revolution

On my second year of college I came across a video on TedTalks titled: “The Power of Introverts”, by Susan Cain.

Seeing the term introvert associated with power was rather unusual. 462 more words

Social Issues

Taylor Swift Donates To NYC Public Schools

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift has donated $50,000 to New York City public schools. The superstar recently moved to NYC. Taylor Swift pledged to donate all the proceeds of her hit single “Welcome to New York” to city education. 195 more words

Charity/Fundraising

Union Budget Analysis

While there had been expectation of Super Budget with growing expectation and sensation created ahead of first full year budget of Modi government. However the resultant budget while not being big bang on reforms measure has numerous features that balance the various interest communities of India. 1,448 more words

Social Issues

Proofread the Ignorance out of Your Life

Recently, I was having a discussion with a friend of mine about gay culture in the ’80s, and I referenced straight men as “normal”, and didn’t even realise I had done it until he called me out on it. 339 more words

Bigotry