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Sunday news round-up: April 20th-26th

Top Story: Deadly earthquake ravages Nepal: An earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale has struck near Nepal’s capital city, Kathmandu. At least 2,100 people have been killed as a result of the earthquake which struck on Saturday, with thousands more injured and numerous buildings levelled. 608 more words

Sunday News Round-up

Social Media: A Beautiful Disaster

In theory social media is a great idea, people sharing and connecting from all over the world. Unfortunately, we’ve gone down a dark path of jealousy and hatred for each other and ourselves because of social media. 894 more words


Simple Quote Sunday

“Peace is not the absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.”
-Ronald Reagan

Achieving Happiness

The Morality, Ethics, and Values of Climate Change-Related Decision-Making

by Russell Salazar

What must a socially responsible organization do in the midst of a changing climate? Besio and Pronzini (2014) write that discourse on climate change has been transforming into a moral debate, and businesses and organizations must react. 336 more words

Climate Change


Hatred stirs up conflict (Proverbs 10:12; NIV).

“Love your neighbour as yourself” (Mark 12:31; NLT).

“Love your enemies” (Luke 6:27; NLT).

To acquire wisdom is to love oneself (Proverbs 19:8; NLT). 70 more words


Power Labels and Cop-Outs

Notions about power get bandied about freely and recycled in an uncritical way. Ideas freely in circulation often become aphorisms that are as limiting, not to say as damaging, as the events they tend to explain or excuse. 150 more words



The music echoes unaware
Of the conflict within my heart
I try and read the pages held
Between my hands but my mind
Allows no rest, the wind… 28 more words