There’s been so much negative propaganda written about African people and their descendants to justify enslaving them for 400 years. Who would want to be black or descended from blacks. At one point in history Even Americn blacks didn’t want to be black..
Eighteen people from Bendigo, Kyneton and Carisbrook have been chosen to carry the Queen’s Baton when it passes through Bendigo on its way to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games next year. They are among some 3800 Australians who will participate in the 100 day relay across the country in the lead up to the games. Glenn Woodhatch is one of the lucky few who will carry the baton in Bendigo.
I tugged on Garza’s elbow at this week’s Fair Housing Summit, not only about the proposed affordable housing bond, but about the big picture. A few years ago she championed the creation of a regional affordability committee, made up of representatives from various taxing entities, after recognizing the cumulative effect on taxpayers when $50 is added here, $75 there, another $100 over there. She told me the coordination among taxing entities isn’t as far along as she’d hoped “it’s still very siloed,” she said but added the discussions have been worthwhile..
It may be the start of an interesting Conversation.Having Your Entry AcceptedOnce your Entry has been in Peer Review for seven days, it can be Picked by a Scout for inclusion in the Approved Guide. Scouts will only pick Entries that have no outstanding corrections, so it’s useful to point out when you’ve made any changes and are happy with your Entry as it stands. The time taken for an Entry to be picked varies hugely, so do be patient..
Pluto’s moon Nix as imaged by New Horizons from 590,000 kilometers distant. Image credit: NASA/JHUAPL/SWRIThis predilection is so hard wired into our brains, that often our facial recognition software sees faces where there are none. Certainly, seeing faces is a worthy survival strategy; not only is this aspect of cognition handy in recognizing the friendlies of our own tribe, but it’s also useful in the reading of facial expressions by giving us cues of the myriad ‘tells’ in the social poker game of life..
Background: User involvement and recovery are now widely used terms within the mental health policy, research and practice discourse. However, there is a question mark about the impact these ideas have in everyday practice. Of interest is the degree of involvement in key transitions of care.
A woman answering the phone at the Granville County Sheriff Office referred CNN questions to county attorney James Wrenn. Wrenn told CNN he does not represent the sheriff his individual capacity. Welcome message on the sheriff website says, citizen is the reason for our existence.