Boxing has long been a sport for the lower-classes which, for most of its early history was illegal and practiced in secrecy to avoid arrests. However in the late 1800s there was a change in who practiced boxing. 1,400 more words
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Historically, white people have been generally horrible to all the world’s non-white people, which is why, until recently, I failed to adequately understand the common distaste that many non-white people share for the white liberal. 724 more words
The move against religious attire in France- in practice meaning various types of coverings used by some Muslim women- is not new. Recently, however, the brand of secularism touted by French authorities has increasingly come to mirror the restrictions imposed in countries with fundamentalist governments. 480 more words
Nostalgia Hit #1 - August 2006 the start of my journey in social enterprise and the elusive search for the magic bullet.
Whoa. Has it been TEN YEARS already since my first degree from Canada and my 10 year relationship with Facebook?! How did it all fly by so quickly? 1,589 more words