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Do we really need self-help gurus to feed us commonsense advice?..

If I have any unresolved issues – any stupid niggly things or people ruining my days – it’s like an empty bag of crisps in my head – that rustles every time I think. Flicking through the papers this week … Continue reading

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Subway Art: a window to New York’s graffiti scene in the 70s and 80s – in pictures..

Subway Art, originally published in 1984 introduced New York City’s graffiti to the world. A new edition produced by Thames & Hudson and available on 11 January features over 70 photographs by Martha Cooper and Henry Chalfont not in the … Continue reading

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Bertrand Russell’s 10 lessons for a creative, happy life – in pictures..

Bertrand Russell is a 20th-century philosopher for 21st-century life – Australian humourist Bradley Trevor Greive illustrates his finest aphorisms.. (cont..) Source: Bertrand Russell’s 10 lessons for a creative, happy life – in pictures | Books | The Guardian

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The Pencilsword: Inequality Tower – The Wireless

(a look at inequality in new zealand..) (cont..) Source: The Pencilsword: Inequality Tower – The Wireless

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 Jen Sorensen Asks Why We Don’t Close the Border to Armed White Males.. 

What if the spotlight was on white males instead of Syrian refugees? (cont..) Source: AlterNet Comics: Jen Sorensen Asks Why We Don’t Close the Border to Armed White Males | Alternet

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VIDEO: ‘Shake Off Those Charter Chains!’.. 

What you really need to know about the chains that run charter schools. Advocates for charter schools frequently argue that generalizing about these schools is unfair because charters by their very entrepreneurial, unregulated design are not all the same. This is true. … Continue reading

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How the U.S. goes to war. Every. Single. Time..

(cont..) Source: How the U.S. goes to war. Every. Single. Time. – The Washington Post

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