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Self-Segregation: Why It’s So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson

1. Self-Segregation: Why It’s So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson – The Atlantic 2. Hey, Step Back with the Riot Shaming – Mask Magazine   Advertisements

Google Engineers are Wrong about Climate Change – A response to Top Google Engineers Say Renewable Energy ‘Simply won’t work’

This morning, I read this, about some research effort Google Engineers undertook, in which they found evidence that switching from Fossil Fuels to Green Energy was impractical. Now, Google as a company has achieved a hell of a lot and they must be commended for their ingenuity and great effort. But this time, I can’t … Continue reading

When does change happen?

If you are of a certain age, or if you are widely read; if you happen to be a better-informed medical doctor, or better-informed lawyer, then you will know that certain treatments that were prescribed within medicine in the past, turned out to be either harmful to the human health, or utterly ineffective to cure … Continue reading

Criminal Rackets of the other world

“The firm would have drugs planted on someone or have someone try to buy drugs. The press would be in on the act. The papers got an exclusive, the cops got an arrest and everyone, including Southern, was paid for their trouble….” Really? Yes, really. It happens, all around, every year, somewhere. Currently, this moment, … Continue reading

Behind the Curtains

Originally posted on Epiphany in the Cacophony:
Saroja Madam rang the bell earlier than usual that evening. I pushed my copy of Femina under the pillow and straightened out my hair. Amla rushed in with our make up. “Only 15 minutes!” she whispered, smearing the talcum powder over her face. I grabbed the powder box…

Maz Jobrani: Did you hear the one about the Iranian-American?

Maz Jobrani: Did you hear the one about the Iranian-American?  Simply brilliant!

Last letter of soldier Tomas Young paralyzed in the Bush-Blair war on Iraq

Last letter of soldier Tomas Young paralyzed in the Bush-Blair war on Iraq via STOP THE WAR COALITION If you have never experienced any real trauma in your life, in your family, it’s almost impossible to understand what this family went through. In my view , you can’t fully sympathise or appreciate what this man … Continue reading

Don’t Beg, Stay With Your Dignity!

Originally posted on Positive Outlooks Blog:
I won’t beg someone to love me. I learned long ago that there is no use in hopeless pleas of trying to make someone stay. I am too good to chase someone who does not know my worth and I am too wild to keep waiting for someone who…

Who cares if the world gets the wars the American people deserve?

Who cares if the world gets the wars the American people deserve?  Interesting take, i think. Although to be honest, there are no easy answers when it comes to Iraq, and Afghanistan.

Saudi

Saudi Arabia! Now that’s a country worth a blog post on don’t you think? Although probably not for the reasons you might expect. Especially since a lot of things you read or hear about Saudi Arabia in Britain, are negative… So, I’m going to break with the ranks again here, and go rogue. And the … Continue reading