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Honolulu Law Firm to Hold Public Informational Meeting on Honolulu Rail Transit: Your Property Rights, and How to Protect Them

Honolulu law firm Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert invites property owners, both businesses and residents, whose rights may be impacted by the Honolulu rail project to attend an informational meeting on… 338 more words

Wake Up 2day Stories

Dr Seuss' Life Lessons

In celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday yesterday I thought I’d share some of my favourite life lessons with you. We’re running our assertiveness course at the moment for the lovely Swansea Carers’ Centre. 63 more words

Assertiveness

My Rights > Your Rights...Right?

A year or so ago, the hubs and I were kicking off our Saturday errand running at the bank. For some reason, we had to go in and the line was a bit slow. 983 more words

"In our culture, there is no place for a woman"

http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-31698154?SThisFB

So often women get told off for being a feminist or sharing feminist ideals but after reading an article like this I understand why. I am by no means a feminist and I know that most of the time women take feminism over the top but this article needs to be used to spread the word of the on goings in India and I’m sure a lot more countries. 317 more words

Life

Why You Should Care About Human Rights

The other day, I was browsing around one of my favorite used book stores. It had been far too long since I had been there and I spent a good hour or so weaving my way through the shelves, breathing in the smell of printed paper. 886 more words

Culture & Society

Silence kill democracy

Traditional politicians, corrupt government leaders, oppressors, dictators, all of them; breeds on silence and lack of access of information among  the people they
govern.

Politics, our responsibility to our community and society, and our right to demand accountability is not a one day affair. 619 more words

Philosophy

On The Irish Referendum: 'Yes' For A National Conversation

In two months time, my civil liberties are being put to a popular vote.

It seems unjust that the mainly heterosexual population of Ireland will have the power to choose whether the love I experience and the relationships I engage in are to be considered valid in the eyes of the state. 698 more words

LGBT