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Opening channels #16

  (Thanks to Elbow)

Music is brilliant, isn’t it?  Songs to sing to, dance with, cry along with and songs that pick me up and hurl me against the wall.  410 more words

[Off the shelf] EJK in the Philippines (A report to UNHRC UPR) by AHRC

SUMMARY & EXTRAJUDICIAL KILLINGS IN THE PHILIPPINES
A Submission to the United Nations Human Rights Council
for the Universal Periodic Review of the Philippines
(3rd Cycle, 27th Session, 2017) 207 more words

Human Rights

Financial Control Board takes over the economy of Puerto Rico

The first meeting of the US Financial Control Board over Puerto Rico (FCB) lasted only 30 minutes. But this was enough time for the FCB to take over the island’s entire economy.   338 more words

Book

Introduction to Counselling, fourth

As we sat down to check in with how we are feeling at the start, it struck me what magnificent friends I have. Although the ones I interact most with vary from month to month I spent some real quality time over the weekend with a few of them and it really struck me, as I debated what to say, how important those people are and how much you can share with friends. 766 more words

Personal

The ritual of karma

Hi everyone! About 2 weeks ago I was invited to the launch of the new Rituals summer limited edition collection “The Ritual of karma”. 312 more words

Events

The United Nations and human rights: practices, challenges, and inroads - Rose Youhana

Salle XX (Room XX), home to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva.

The United Nations as an intergovernmental body has become synonymous with the protection of human rights. 833 more words