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Simplifying narratives: cetacean excretion, whaling politics and climate change

by Benedict Singleton*

Can scientific knowledge on the bowel movements of whales help to address climate change? As the history of the whaling debate shows, there are risks to simplistic narratives.

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Towards Substantive Democracy


Penang Monthly
Editor’s Column — March 5, 2015

Democracy is a big word, and like all big words it is given to controversy and misuse. 552 more words


Best Of 2015's Early Months

The first two months of this year have been remarkable, in terms of how much really good music has been released. With that being the case, and since I like lists, here are my five favorite albums and songs so far this year (in no particular order): 756 more words


How Did Jesus Treat Women?

I am re-posting a recent blog article written by Shirley Taylor at “bWe Baptist Women for Equality’s Blog,” found here: https://bwebaptistwomenforequality.wordpress.com/

Shirley’ promotional material notes that she “writes with humor and common sense, challenging the church body to reclaim equality for Christian women.” 2,507 more words

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