Monthly Archives: May 2018

Black Blocs – “The Black Peril”?

Originally posted on Une Lettre Jamais Arrivée:
It may be very difficult to not notice them during rallies. Hooded, dressed in black, they are hundreds, sometimes more, to parade during important local or more international political events. A black…

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No day shall erase you from the memory of time. — Old Chook Enterprises

September 11 2001 changed everyone’s world regardless of where you lived. I remember waking up that morning without knowing what had happened. When I got to work there was hushed silence and people crying. I thought one of my colleagues … Continue reading

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Will Ecumenical Patriarch encourage sectarian war in Ukraine?

President Petro Poroshenko and other high-ranked Ukrainian officials state that Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew is ready to create an autocephalous (independent) Orthodox Church in Ukraine. The new religious organization is said to be based on the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (UAOC) … Continue reading

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Migration, Cities, and Engaged Scholarship

By Kelsey P. Norman for Denver Dialogues. Protesters gather in Washington, DC, against President Trump’s proposed ‘Muslim Ban.’ Photo via Ted Eytan. On April 3, 2018, just prior to the start of the annual meeting of the International Studies Association … Continue reading

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