Tag: racism

We should all be vigilant and combat racism!

Racism is more widespread than most of us would like to think.  We cannot change the world by ourselves. Each of us can change how we behave and have some influence on family, friends and colleagues.  Don’t forget strangers either! “Nothing like a touch of racism to boost the ratings” or so the saying goes. …

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Remember, remember the fifth of November!

This was a cry to make sure that no-one in 17th century Britain forgot the dastardly plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament on the 5th of November 1605.  I write this post to the sound of fireworks in the normally quiet evening of Auckland's North Shore. So why should we remember and what …

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