In my introduction, I described this blog as an insight into the life of a PhD student (or Masters student as I find myself currently). Therefore, with this first post, I aim to set the scene of a typical week in regards to study workload. It wouldn’t be true to this blog to not share […]
President Donald Trump honored influential African Americans and their impact on American society at a Thursday reception for African American History Month. The reception took place in the White House’s East Room, with the president touching on the civil rights movement, abolitionism, the low unemployment rate and criminal justice reform. Every citizen alive today and generations not […]
“Evil scum”. That’s how Shamima Begum has been described in the press in the last day or so. I haven’t linked to the papers that have reported this, but you can search online easily enough. This isn’t a blog post about Shamima. It’s a blog post about “evil scum”. I am currently reading ploughing through […]
CHICAGO (AP) — Actor Jussie Smollett‘s character on “Empire” will be removed from the final two episodes of this season in the wake of his arrest on charges that he staged a racist, anti-gay attack on himself last month in downtown Chicago, producers of the Fox TV show announced Friday. The announcement came a day […]
Poor Job! When his friends looked at him they wanted to cry. All they saw were his losses, his loneliness, and his pitiful condition. When his name arose in conversation, it was in connection with his problems. When people prayed for him, it was due to his disasters. In the streets, people sadly shook their […]
February 21, 2019 Help Callan Stone in his battle against corrupt ‘insurance medical examiners’ Injured workers defrauded of their rights RENEWAMERICA STAFF — In Utah, unethical “insurance medical examiners” hired to deprive injured workers of guaranteed Workers Compensation medical and other benefits are protected by “state policy” from any liability for harm resulting from their […]
My coworkers and I arrived in Lundazi February 2, and today was our actual first day of work. It gets a little frustrating trying to understand the differences compared to Canada. In Canada you’re punctual every single day and have work to do almost everyday. Here in Zambia, from my experience, we are usually the […]
I am currently writing a book (not sure anyone will read it, BUT its worth a try). In my opening chapter, I write “My relationship with “The Church” could be characterized as borderline abusive. In my situation, “The Church” is the abuser and I am the victim. Sadly, many people who identify as LGBTQ often […]
The global arms trade is experiencing its greatest boom since the Cold War, fueled by horrific wars in the Middle East and revitalized power rivalries among China, Russia and the United States.
Left: Chair Brigham Hoegh and Vice Chair Shelby Young caught Julian for a photo. Right: Julian speaking in Exira. February 21, 2019 – On his first trip to Iowa as a Presidential Candidate, Julian Castro visited the Audubon Democrats in Exira. In attendance were Audubon County Democrats, Cass County Democrats, and a number of journalists […]
UPDATE: As of our February 10th deadline we raised $2,170 for this important cause. Unfortunately, this was not enough to secure the $12,500 bond needed for Alberto. As we stated, we donated the net amount raised to Capital Area Immigrant’s Rights Coalition (C.A.I.R) to provide legal help to other immigrant detainees at the Ordnance Road […]
Pope Francis has ordered Catholic leaders to Rome to address the global epidemic of sex abuse in the church. The pope says it’s time to end the culture of silence and expose the sins of the guilty. That’s why victims are also at the summit, telling their stories of abuse suffered at the hands of […]
Judge Jackson issued a total gag order that bans Stone from talking about his pending case. If he violates that order, he’ll go to jail until his trial.
Your first question may very well be, “Who is Instytutum? I’ve never heard of them!” Girl, that’s what I’m here for! I really enjoy talking about beauty that people are curious about, but I really love to tell you about my discoveries! This is luxury skincare at its finest, and I was blessed enough to […]