Public anger has gripped Saudi Arabia after a prominent preacher who raped and beat to death his 5-year-old daughter was sentenced to a few months in jail and a $50,000 fine – known as 'blood money' – to compensate the victim's relatives.
Soup for thought
Feminism is not a 4 letter-word
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part of the alternative scene themselves but they have a sense of style that is unique, sometimes challenging, and totally inspiring.
a collection of style bloggers who are rocking a truly alternative sense of style that would appeal to old punks, goths, rivetheads etc
It breaks my heart seeing clients pushing themselves further than they can handle. Saying yes to things we do not have time or energy for, or to things don’t really matter is taxing to our health, dreams and relationships, and I do not say that lightly. Adding an extra item to an already hectic schedule […]
Laura Petrolino prepares you to impress your friends and family this holiday weekend with these Thanksgiving marketing facts.
Where did November go?
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The Simpsons was once heralded by John Cooper Clarke as being his favourite show for its mix of humour and political commentary. In its latest episode, ‘Lisa with an ’S’, the show proved once again how poignant it can be by paying a touching yet subtle tribute to the people of Paris.
"With the Internet exploding with information resources and tools for learning, teachers can be facilitators of information with a greater emphasis on explanation and critical thinking as opposed to the dissemination source. Formal learning systems have in some cases been slower to adopt this model, rightfully concerned with accuracy of material and consistency; yet with ever increasing numbers of individuals accessing information in learning environments, the necessity of these formal systems to adopt technological change is very clear."
"Canva is a tool to create infographics, social media graphics, and more. If you need to gain traffic, you need a graphic. Canva is to graphic designwhat the Keurig coffee maker is to drinking coffee. It is free, but they make money by having stock images you can buy for $1 a piece if you want them. Everything I did was free. Here are some ways I’ve used Canva in the last 24 hours along with a tutorial video at the bottom on how to use it."
Jim Lerman's insight: Canva is the best free online graphic design program, hands down.
Leah Reich was one of the first internet advice columnists. Her column "Ask Leah" ran on IGN, where she gave advice to gamers for two and a half years. During the day, Leah is Slack’s user researcher, but her views here do not represent her employer. You can write to her at email@example.com and read more How to be Human here.
A seven-year-old with autism moved her mum to tears with a note explaining how she understands that despite what some people may think, "autism doesn't mean I'm bad".
Like most children,
The awareness is lacking, the compassion is lacking .The understanding of how intelligent these children are doesn't seem to be highlighted anywhere.
I'm sure we've all been there: restless and torn at being in an unhappy relationship, but you just can't seem to face ending it. Or perhaps, you care so li
For any nasty job, there's always a laundry man
Twitter is my favorite social media platform. It’s so powerful, and is a never ending stream of information, knowledge, and memes.
People share everything on Twitter - from their favorite blogs to how they feel about the Packers’ loss (happy, by the way!). And it’s all done in just one sentence. 14
In Flanders Fields was hardly the only poem penned out of the emotion of the First World War. But its vivid imagery and the haunting evocation of men whose lives were lost have given it a lasting place in the collective Canadian imagination.
etched deeply into the Canadian psyche
Nobody is really expecting women in Clapham to venture out only in groups, armed with rape alarms and baseball bats. But advice not to walk alone and to be on guard could be doing more harm than good
The notion of telling women to take responsibility for their own safety from sexual violence is as old as it is ridiculous