Alexander White

16 Dec 18
Otter Reads

I’m sure a lot happened in November global politics-wise but for me the biggest story was the release of Michelle Obama’s memoir, Becoming. I deliberately slowed down my normal reading pace just so I could feel like I was spending more time with her and her wonderful family. God, I love them. And I guess […]

16 Dec 18
TOKIDOKI (NOMAD)

Week 109: Experts in authoritarianism advise to keep a list of things subtly changing around you, so you’ll remember. Amy Siskind https://medium.com/@Amy_Siskind/week-109-experts-in-authoritarianism-advise-to-keep-a-list-of-things-subtly-changing-around-you-848d5bb0dbea December 15, 2018 As I’ve been listing, I’ve always suspected things would crescendo as we were moving towards the end of the Trump era. Week 109 is the longest list so far, with […]

16 Dec 18
Coolerbs Writes

“AHHHH!” the man screamed at the empty sheet of paper, making it move in a slight, wavering fashion on the mahogany wood table.

16 Dec 18
peoples trust toronto

Authored by Patrick Armstrong via The Strategic Culture Foundation, NATO sorrowfully explains its problems with Russia on its official website: For more than two decades, NATO has worked to build a partnership with Russia, developing dialogue and practical cooperation in areas of common interest. Cooperation has been suspended since 2014 in response to Russia’s military intervention […]

16 Dec 18
Capital Growth Management Inc.

[ad_1] The Canadian Press – Dec 15, 2018 / 8:17 am | Story: 244652 Photo: The Canadian Press File- This May 11, 2017, file photo shows an Obamacare sign being displayed on the storefront of an insurance agency in Hialeah, Fla. A conservative federal judge in Texas on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, ruled the Affordable […]

16 Dec 18
peoples trust toronto

Authored by Patrick Armstrong via The Strategic Culture Foundation, NATO sorrowfully explains its problems with Russia on its official website: For more than two decades, NATO has worked to build a partnership with Russia, developing dialogue and practical cooperation in areas of common interest. Cooperation has been suspended since 2014 in response to Russia’s military intervention […]

16 Dec 18

The New York Yankees are no spring chicken when it comes to bringing in some of the best hitters in baseball. They’re seasoned veterans that know how to attract even the biggest of names, because after all, every young baseball player’s dream is to wear the pinstripes. The same pinstripes Lou Gehrig, Babe Ruth, Derek […]

16 Dec 18
WEATHER INTERNAL

Authored by Patrick Armstrong via The Strategic Culture Foundation,

NATO sorrowfully explains its problems with Russia on its official website:

For more than two decades, NATO has worked to build a partnership with Russia, developing dialogue and pr…

16 Dec 18
The Boglington Post (Incorporating The Pumpkin)

“This rat-infested, weevil-ridden government is intolerable. It must be sunk, without trace.” “We are the rulers of the Queen’s na-vee” “When Raquel Rolnik, the UN’s special rapporteur on housing, called on the Government to rethink the ‘bedroom tax’, arguing that it eroded the right to adequate housing, the then housing minister Kris Hopkins labelled her […]

16 Dec 18
Emerging Civil War

None of these books are naughty, but they’d sure be a nice addition to your Civil War book collection! Do you make lists of the books in your personal library? Sometimes, it’s a good idea to take stock of what’s on the shelf and what’s needed. Or maybe you’re trying to compile a list of […]

16 Dec 18
Welcome To Administrative Building Blog

Sometimes you just need something really smart to say to inspire and motivate yourself and those around you.   And, if you are like me, those times don’t come around every moment of the day. Luckily there are people who have had flashes of brilliance throughout history when talking about the concept of education, teaching and […]

16 Dec 18
Welcome To Administrative Building Blog

 new eBook is here Get it today wisdom quotes, learning quotes, Einstein quotes THE BEST EDUCATION QUOTES EVER Go to table of contents A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers. Helen Keller A mind is a terrible thing to waste. United Negro College Fund A room without books is like a body without a soul. […]

16 Dec 18
chronolit

Plot:  Like Daphnis and Chloe (#203), and Chaereas and Callirhoe (#168), this is another tale of young lovers teased and tortured by Destiny due to their extreme beauty. My version was included in the anthology Collected Ancient Greek Novels, edited by B. P. Reardon, published by University of California Press, ISBN 0520043065. My thoughts:   […]

16 Dec 18
Fatimids and Ful

The common name of this church in Arabic is al-Mu’allaqah, which means suspended since it is built over the south gate of the Roman fortress.  There are other buildings in Cairo that are suspended like this, such as al-Aqmar mosque and Salih Tala’i next to Bab Zuwayla. Almost no archaeological work has been done here […]

16 Dec 18
Hard Talk Kenya Reloaded

· KAMIKAZE TACTICS TO HELL: – · Godfrey Sang, a writer and biographer, researcher, publisher and commentator on leadership and social issues, inked an interesting piece (Weekend Star, December 15-16, 2018). · Let us listen, carefully, to Sang: “The English word ‘Juggernaut’ comes from the Hindu word ‘Jagannatha’ meaning ‘protector of the world’ in reference […]

16 Dec 18
The Worst Backpacker

Have you ever watched a film where the location played an integral part of the narrative? A city that was more than a mere backdrop, but a character in it’s own right?Exhibit A: In 2010, I did not power walk to the cinema to watch Julia Roberts in “Eat, Pray, Love” – I was there […]