Monthly Archives: November 2015

A landmark to take note of (B2)!

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a question about cultural globalisation

How did ‘love locks’ spread from the great cities of Europe to a grim motorway junction in suburban north Manchester? There’s about 10-20 on here at present. I’m going to keep checking back to see if they spread.  They can … Continue reading

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Star Wars Themed Bar Opens In Manchester

Have you ever wanted to go down to the local cantina with a few friends and knock back some bantha milk after a hard day in the office and then realise wait there is no such thing? http://nerdlowdown.com/2015/11/28/star-wars-themed-bar-opens-in-manchester/

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Looking Up In Manchester

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Looking Up…Art Deco On King Street

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Quote of the Day – November 29, 2015

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Matrilocality :7 Societies Where Women Rule (1)

I got curious when I came across a read where children are called by their clan names gotten from their mothers as opposes surnames which many of us get from our fathers. So I decided to go more reading and … Continue reading

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November Rolag Club: St. Clement’s Day

Originally posted on Story Skeins:
Forgotten Festivals Rolag Club I love marking the passage of the year, making sure the seasons don’t merge into bland anonymity. We all know the big festivals, but throughout the year there are hundreds of…

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The Sounds of Brazil Sets Table for Listener Interaction

Originally posted on Hear, Let's Listen:
 Although I learned about The Sounds of Brazil – the Chicago-based internet radio station – this past summer, I am glad I waited until now to write about them. While I applied my…

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Brazil to sue BHP, Vale for $5 billion in damages for dam burst

Originally posted on Papua New Guinea Mine Watch:
Brazil shows PNG how it should have dealt with BHP over the Ok Tedi disaster… A combination photograph shows windows of damaged houses in Bento Rodrigues district after a dam, owned by Vale…

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