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A Peace Day Message from WMW Jamaica

WMW Jamaica (formerly Women’s Media Watch) has a powerful message for today – International Peace Day – as the day draws to an end. I am posting it rather belatedly, but of course the message rings true for “every day”… #peacedayjamaica  423 more words


COMMENT: Proscribing National Action - considering the impact of banning the British far-right group - PQ Blog

This was a short comment piece I was asked to write for the PQ Blog (PQ being short for Political Quarterly). It was written to coincide with the arrest of the serving British Army members for being members of the now banned neo-Nazi group, National Action and also the publication of my article in this month’s… 290 more words


Our Generation.

We now live in a generation where having a nice hair cut is more important than having a smart brain.
Where having a pink lip is more useful than having something useful to say. 166 more words

Lack Of Purpose

Teen drug dealer calls Indiana police to report someone stole her drugs

GREENWOOD, Ind. — An underage girl called police to report someone had stolen her drugs, according to WXIN.

Around 8 p.m. Tuesday, the girl called police and said two boys came to her home, put a gun to her head, and stole the marijuana she had planned to sell them. 165 more words


Summer Camp

Life passes by so quickly that I sometimes have a hard time keeping up on our blog. Summer is now behind us and middle school has been in session for four weeks now, but I can’t let it go by without discussing Summer Camp. 909 more words


Hoops phenom at 13 has college offer, NBA height

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Emoni Bates walks out a front door of Clague Middle School with just inches to spare.

A wide smile tops his 6-foot-7, extra-lean frame. 1,343 more words