Tag Archives: Education

Do schools kill creativity?

Absolutely brilliant talk by Sir Ken Robinson on his idealistic vision of the education system in the future. <a href=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG9CE55wbtY’ >CLICK HERE</a> to hear Sir Robinson’s profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines creativity). Absolutely brilliant talk by Sir Ken Robinson on his idealistic vision of the education system […]

Jail Guitar Doors – ABOUT US – Changing lives through the power of music.

News Source: http://jailguitardoors.org/about.html Jail Guitar Doors is a non- profit program that provides musical instruments and opportunities to help rehabilitate prisoners. n 1978, The Clash released the song, “Jail Guitar Doors.” The song tells the story of the imprisonment of their fellow musician Wayne Kramer. In 2007, to honor the life of Clash founder, Joe […]

Iceland denies aid to FBI in WikiLeaks investigation

Iceland refused to cooperate with an FBI investigation into WikiLeaks two years ago. The Icelandic Interior Minister said he ordered police to cease contact with the FBI, and made it clear their presence was not “well-seen” in Iceland. Interior Minister Ogmundur Jonasson informed the AP of his displeasure upon discovering that FBI agents had arrived […]

International Human Rights Day Celebrated in Sierra Leone

Every year the celebration of International Human Rights day observed on 10th December provides the opportunity to raise global awareness on human rights issues. As a national human rights institution, the Human Rights Commission Sierra Leone (HRCSL) in collaboration with its local and international partners, joined hands to celebrates this day with the theme ‘Inclusion […]

2011-10-05 – THE FALLEN LEAVES – 12 bar – London, London

Drugs – Time for Better Laws

NEWS SOURCE : http://www.release.org.uk/ ‘DRUGS – TIME FOR BETTER LAWS’ is Release’s new campaign engaging the public around the issue of drug policy. The failure of the current system is clear, it is time to stop criminalising 10,000s of people in the UK every year – it is time for better laws. Today we have […]

Londoners to Counter Anti Gay Hate With Love

This flyer was seen around East London by many early this week , to the shock and disgust of the community and beyond. In an article on www.pinknews.co.uk/ it revealed the positive action being taken in response to this pointless hate driven campaign: ‘Some residents of London’s East End are planning to cover antigay signs […]

THAT WILD HORSE CALLED LIFE! GREEKS NOW

News Source : http://mixgrill.gr By Dimitris Antonopoulos Check out this article written by Angela Bowie : THAT WILD HORSE CALLED LIFE GREEKS NOW! By Mary-Angela Bowie Barnett  2010 Greece is a patriarchal social system no matter how you toss the salad. Women and children are the first to suffer due to war, the economy or […]

The Anti Fun Police Strike Again.

NASA SEEKS UNDERGRADS TO DEFY GRAVITY FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/about/index.html NEWS SOURCE : NASA HOUSTON — NASA is offering undergraduate students an opportunity to test an experiment in weightless science as part of the agency’s Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program. Proposals are due by Oct. 27.