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It’s been more than two weeks since the last “weekly reading suggestions”, as I’ve been away volunteering in Calais, where following the eviction of “the Jungle” (the infamous unofficial refugee camp), more than 750 migrants are still currently sleeping the streets. 466 more words
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Zoo officially opened its latest exhibit, RepTopia, on Wednesday (Aug 16).
The wildlife park’s latest attraction features 60 of the world’s “most threatened reptiles” as well as amphibians and anthropods, Wildlife Reserves Singapore (WRS) said in a media release. 310 more words
On Syrian activism, repression and Bassel Khartabil: last week, I mentioned the belated news of the execution of Bassel Khartabil (Safadi), a prominent Syrian activist who fought for peace, justice and open source software (and the creator of Syria’s first hackerspace); as his story is both one example among the many and exemplar in that Bassel’s figure stands out, it’s important not to pass by it… There have been a lot of tributes: by… 310 more words
Every week from now on, I’ll be publishing links and short descriptions of 3-5 most interesting, thought-provoking and important reads I come across online! Certainly don’t hesitate to leave your own suggestions! 237 more words