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Love thy neighbour, with fires

Stephen Driscoll Sydney Morning Herald WHEN did our neighbours become strangers? Why is it that knowing your neighbours has become an antiquated concept? While it’s true that this is not a universal problem – indeed, we are lucky to have … Continue reading

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Quiet the Mind

Matthew Johnstone RSA Acclaimed author and illustrator Matthew Johnstone reveals how simple daily practices can help us be more present, more positive, have better health and greater clarity. Comment: Good points are raised, but quite concerned about the underlying discrimination … Continue reading

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Are educators showing a ‘positive bias’ to minority students?

Carla Capizzi EurekAlert And keeping them from doing their best? Remember that teacher you grumbled about back in your school days, the really tough one who made you work so hard, insisted you could do better, and made you sweat … Continue reading

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Bob Brown resigns as Greens leader and Senator

Judith Ireland & Jessica Wright Sydney Morning Herald Bob Brown has resigned as leader of the Australian Greens. He will also resign from the Senate. Senator Brown made the shock announcement to his Greens Party colleagues this morning. Advertisement: Story … Continue reading

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When does pregnancy begin? Doctors disagree

Source: Reuters Though most doctors will give you a definition of when pregnancy begins, it’s not always the same one, according to a new survey. Most of the polled obstetrician-gynecologists believe pregnancy begins when the sperm fertilizes the egg. But … Continue reading

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Danish GMO plans threatened by divisions in Council

Ed Bray Europolitics Continued opposition from a number of member states, including France and Germany, to changes to rules on the cultivation of genetically modified (GM) crops could force the Danish EU Presidency to abandon its efforts to reach a … Continue reading

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Fitness programs for minority adults lack cultural relevance, MU study finds

Jesslyn Tenhouse EurekAlert COLUMBIA, Mo. – Many leading causes of death are linked to unhealthy lifestyle behaviors, including inadequate physical activity. Adults in minority populations have lower levels of physical activity and higher rates of preventable deaths, according to the … Continue reading

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Research: Autism Tends to Be Diagnosed Later in Minority Children

Lauran Neergaard The Ledger WASHINGTON | Early diagnosis is considered key for autism, but minority children tend to be diagnosed later than white children. Some new work is beginning to try to uncover why — and to raise awareness of … Continue reading

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Corbett Report Radio – Predictive Programming

James Corbett Corbett Report From The War of the Worlds to Gravity’s Rainbow to Minority Report, there have been a bewildering number of works of “fiction” that seem to predict our future. Today on Corbett Report Radio we examine the … Continue reading

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The Rageh Omaar Report – The Right to Roam

Rageh Omaar Report Al Jazeera Unwanted, marginalised, defiant – the Roma people have become the target of governments across Europe. In France and Italy they have been thrown out in their thousands – accused of illegally overstaying their welcome and … Continue reading

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