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Two More Pages of Pinktober

Did you survive Friday the 13th? I got to enjoy 2 concerts and my daughter’s company. Her amazing wind ensemble played a Homecoming concert at Illinois Wesleyan. 127 more words


Italy Sends 10 Tons of First-Aid Goods To Zwara's Migrants In Libya

(Picture: goods Italy sent to Zwara, via Tripoli, last October 13th. Source: Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ offical website).

Italy delivered 10 tons of first-aid goods to the migrants in the detention centre of Zwara, coastal city of the Western Libya, on October 13th, an Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ … 384 more words


Earlier Perspectives-Readings in Riverwood

Reading made me a traveler; travel sent me back to books.

Theroux, Paul. Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads (p. 293).

Penguin Books Ltd. Kindle Edition. 458 more words

Post Colonialism

UNHCR Libya Plans To Build A Transit Centre In Tripoli And Helps Training Coast Guard Over Human Rights, Roberto Mignone Tells Italy's Senate

(Picture: Libyan Coast Guard reach migrants at sea, filed pic. Source: Al Arabiya)

by Alessandro Pagano Dritto (Twitter: @paganodritto)

While detailing UN agency’s last activities in Libya to the Italian Senate’s Special Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Human Rights (SCPPHR), last September 26th, the head of UNHCR’s Libyan Roberto Mignone told that… 673 more words


Food runs short amid squalor of Libya’s detention centres

In Libya’s migrant detention centres, they call it knife sleeping. Locked in windowless warehouses, the migrants have so little space they sleep in shifts. The men lie pressed back to back like cutlery stacked in a drawer. 296 more words