For your information, just hot of the press ! See:
http://www.religiousinstitute.org , and
Coming up is the "National" Transgender Day of Rememberance (going Global) on the 20th November.
If your church, temple or mosque has not listed it yet, or discussed the issues, here is your chance to speak up for equality, and to do the "right" thing (to love your neighbour as yourself).
Hear Paul Krugman of NYT.
October 14, 2013, 11:29 am
Do You Know Who I Am?One of the odd things about the debates we've been having over economic policy since the financial crisis is how many people on one side of these debates — the side I'm not on, as it happens — believe that they can win arguments by pulling rank. Critics are dismissed as just bloggers, which supposedly disqualifies them from pointing out errors and untrue statements; ideas are dismissed (wrongly,
Updated Nov 24, 2013 at 04:21 PM by katampe
An all time favourite of mine.....
I remember dem days as a young worker and clubbing with friends....oh for those days of dignity of labour. Your salad(salary) was more than enough, most especially for the ladies who still live at home. You are able to save and buy a vehicle if your parents didnt get one for you after graduation.
Am talking about the early eighties.....
Aint nobody bother fleecing dem
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In 1913, a compilation of Gustave Flaubert's satirical definitions was posthumously published as "Le Dictionnaire des Idées Reçues" ("The Dictionary of Received Ideas"). Flaubert hated cliché, a hatred that expressed itself not only in the pristine prose of "Madame Bovary" but also in his letters and notes on the thoughtless platitudes of the day. "The Dictionary of Received Ideas" is a complaint against automatic
Against the Gospel of "Africa Rising"
Almost ten years ago, Binyavanga Wainana mocked the relentless bashing of Africa for what it is: ignorance. Nowadays, however, a new gospel could use similar deriding: "tell them six of the ten fastest growing economies in the world are in Africa; drop names like Aliko Dangote and Isabel Dos Santos alongside Magatte Wade and Bethlehem Alemu; point to the 300 million middle class Africans; showcase the bustling cafes and glossy shopping malls