Coronavirus: Medieval Japanese Thinkers Had Similar Reactions To Plagues – Isolate Or Party
Art & Culture

Coronavirus: Medieval Japanese Thinkers Had Similar Reactions To Plagues – Isolate Or Party

Originally distributed by The Conversation In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, many people who have elderly parents will share the sentiment below: Things that make the heart lurch with anxiety: … When a parent looks out of sorts, and remarks that they’re not feeling well. This particularly worries you to distraction when you’ve been […]
For A Good Man To Be King
Art & Culture, Racial Justice

For A Good Man To Be King

“It’s hard for a good man to be king” and it’s harder for a busy man to get sleep. Finishing my fifth 7-hour commute this month was the least of the physical toll on my body. This pandemic has been throwing me into unexpected loops, and my final bus ride was an overnight trip, where […]
Bearing Witness to the History of Black Lives in Britain
Immigration, Human Rights, New, Racial Justice

Bearing Witness to the History of Black Lives in Britain

Originally distributed by The Conversation In the face of the coronavirus pandemic that has disproportionately affected black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, people across the globe have taken to the streets in protest. They have gathered in solidarity to express anger about George Floyd’s death and the persistence of police violence. They are also calling […]