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What Will It Take?

What will it take to stop the foolishness?

Young men “punching” older people, just because.

Young women having sex with anyone and everyone, just because. 316 more words

Reading & Writing

Campaigners cross over road traffic issues

Groups unite to demand improved cycling and pedestrian crossings over Queensferry and Hillhouse Roads

Community Councils and Parent Council reps have joined forces to campaign for local road safety improvements.   600 more words

Reassuring Oblivion

We are beginning to learn that intangibles have more specific gravity than we suspected, that ideas can generate as much forward thrust as missiles. We may win a victory in exploring the infinities of outer space, but it will be a narrow victory unless we can also explore the infinities of our inner spirit. 385 more words

ABSoulute Fitness

Remaining Love Laindon work party dates

There are two remaining dates in the August cycle of work parties in the Laindon Centre orgainised by Love Laindonhttps://www.facebook.com/LoveLaindon?fref=ts

They are: Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd August, running from 10am to 12noon on both days. 235 more words

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Remaining Love Laindon work party dates

There are two remaining dates in the August cycle of work parties in the Laindon Centre orgainised by Love Laindonhttps://www.facebook.com/LoveLaindon?fref=ts

They are: Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd August, running from 10am to 12noon on both days. 235 more words

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A Tale of Two Criminalities: Why Ferguson isn't a Black and White Issue

I have abstained from writing an article on the issue of the Ferguson, Missouri riots for a number of reasons. One is that I am in the Southeast portion of the State of Missouri, far from the violence and not able to judge the issue in person. 1,528 more words

Politics

Getting the job done...

The point of what we’re trying to do is to encourage residents in troubled areas to start organising for themselves to resolve the problems they face and make their neighbourhoods better places to live in. 311 more words

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