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"All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent" - Edmund Burke
Geopolitical events may seem abstract and far away when watched on the news, but in the age of globalization their impacts can reach across the world. Who knew a small protest movement in the heart of Kiev would, in just a few short months, change the map of Eastern Europe? Earlier last month brave men and women gave their lives on the Maidan protesting ...
... mixed information was floating around. Besides it fit well with the idea of sacrifice that is so central to Christian theology.
Keeping the church theme going we walked across the Palace Green to the Durham Cathedral. That's right, in the Middle Ages the separation of church and state was about the size of an American football field. I had a good time showing dad around the Cathedral, and explaining to him about the Cathedral's holy relic: the bones of ...
... time in 2012. It traveled to Halifax, Nova Scotia, arriving October 3, 2012 and was shipped to Liverpool docks and then to Shildon via York to receive some cosmetic restorations.
The Dominion of Canada is now owned by Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum, St. Constant Delson near Montreal, Quebec, arriving in April 1967. It traveled there on the Pacific Steamship lines. This locomotive was built in 1937, ...
... Even in our simulation this is what happened. The more powerful countries eventually ended up excluding the smaller countries and the NGO's from our talks, as it was the only way we could take decisive action.
After a busy weekend of negotiation I had a fairly wild Saturday night and a well earned relaxed Sunday. This weekend I'm off to London with my dad! Many more adventures to come so stay tuned!!!
(Photo Credits to Mitchell Hugers, my classmate and friend).
... for the entire time, and had the whole audience in stitches within the first five minutes of his act. I definitely suggest checking him out on youtube, if not in person.
My friend Pippa is studying in the PGCE (Post Graduate Certificate of Education) program here at Durham, and as part of this is doing a placement in a local school. On Friday I had a wonderful opportunity to go into her class and teach the children a little bit about Judaism. It was a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
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