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Flights of fancy and flights from reality - A million other things that damaged President Jonathan


Noel Ihebuzor

This link line takes you to an article in TheCable that claims to examine “a million other things that damaged President Jonathan” in his re-election bid. 225 more words

Minorities in Iraq - Pushed to the brink of existence

Minorities in Iraq – Pushed to the brink of existence
Source: European Parliament Think Tank

Iraqi minorities (Turkmens, Yazidis, Christians and other smaller communities) have long been discriminated against in Iraq.

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Human Rights

Don't Be A Tribalist: Lessons From 2015 Nigerian Elections 

There are a lot of lessons to be carried from the 2015 elections, but for me one of the most important lessons was the deep rooted tribalism pervading the Nigerian society. 364 more words



The preservation of language and culture of necessity must be something more than a talking point or an avenue of funding,

It must be a priority as the results of assimilation have become all too common and obvious. 444 more words

The Beijing Lolas

They are hailed as the Beijing lolas, the women whose contribution to women empowerment all over the world will never be erased.

Ambassador Rosario Manalo, UN Commsision on the Status of Women Chair 1984-1985; Dr. 690 more words


A Metaphor/Theory on Equality

Sometimes I feel like I cannot handle another moment of living on Earth in this day and time. Among the many things that bother me, privileged people fighting for “equality” make me want to scream. 299 more words


I look forward to the day that the plural of ethnicity, ethnicities is not met with a red squiggle line.
“Ethnic groups” is often not the wording I want to use.