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LISTEN: Badminton England's North East manager speaks about participation

Badminton England’s regional delivery manager Tom Smith believes the sport has a bright future in the North East despite a recent survey suggesting a national participation decrease.  107 more words


Like a Kid in a Digital Toy Shop!

I’m still a relative ‘newbie‘ trying to work my way through the multitude of Digital Tools at our disposal! There’s so many which could enhance and complement off-line engagement methods to support involvement and democracy. 275 more words


‘Finding the People’ in Bangladesh’s Democracy

By Palash Kamruzzaman

I was invited to join a panel discussion at the British House of Lords (28 October 2014) titled a ‘Discussion about democratic collapse as a result of unfair one sided national elections in Bangladesh’. 1,334 more words

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Blog Reflections #6: Pint-Moot Invitation (Meet Up, Connect, and Learn New Media)

If you get the reference in the first part of the title, you get bonus points!

One of my goals in reviving this old blog and injecting it with turbo power, I set a goal for myself of learning other media more thoroughly.  285 more words


The Positivity In Popularity

A guest post from reader Shifty Fox.

Good ol’ Black Rock City. Home sweet home, am I right? I stand in awe at how much it has grown over the years. 2,356 more words


A Baptist Discovers Lent, by Jessica Sanborn

A Baptist Discovers Lent

Growing up as a girl born Baptist, Easter was something that we celebrated with triumphant music, Easter-egg hunts, and ham. We were excited for Easter, but Easter always caught me by surprise. 754 more words


Islamophobia (Triple Participation)

On Tuesday, three Muslim Americans were murdered by a white assailant in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The victims, Deah Shaddy Barakat, Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, were shot in the head by Craig Stephen Hicks, 46, a white man. 3,763 more words