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Obligatory New Year post 1/2: Les résolutions

It’s that time again– the resolution post! It’s out there on the Internet, which means it must be true. I resolve to: Stop drinking for at least a month, effective Jan. 1 Find a better-paying, steadier contract. Write at least … Continue reading

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Burundi close to the edge

For those of you who have been following my personal Facebook (or who follow African current events in general) you know about the deterioration of the situation in Burundi. The UN has debated sending in a peacekeeping force, and that … Continue reading

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‘Qu’est-ce que tu deviens?’

My apologies for the lack of an update; I have been dealing with some technical difficulties lately… The war drags on. I will post a few relevant articles if you would like to read about it from other perspectives than … Continue reading

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Turi Kumwe: Isanganiro update

The fund has raised close to $200 and we are just getting started. Thank you so much to all who have already donated to help Isanganiro get back on the air. For those who still would like to donate, the … Continue reading

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Please help Radio Isanganiro

Those of you who have been following my blog as of late know that Radio Isanganiro, the station that so graciously hosted me during my radio internship, was destroyed the day after the failed military coup in Burundi. Not only … Continue reading

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Let’s clear this up right now…

With regards to my “Mental health and language learning” post… -I did not write the original post; I just shared it. -I was never actually published in the Guardian -I never actually intended to pass myself off as having written … Continue reading

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I’m still here…

Reports of my disappearance down a black hole into Middle-Earth, through a wardrobe into Narnia or down a rabbit-hole into Wonderland have been greatly exaggerated. I’m still here and plan to continue blogging through Christmas and New Year’s. -two elaborate … Continue reading

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Support LGBTI rights with a year-end gift

Originally posted on 76 CRIMES:
Contributions will help us spread the word LGBTI people are subject to arrest and imprisonment in 76-plus countries. If you believe in the importance of expanding awareness of the repression of LGBTI people in 76+ countries…

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Leaving no stone unturned in GAZA

Hi everyone, Greetings to my wonderful merry band of WordPress followers. As you know, I work as a journalist. I’m currently looking for someone on the ground in Gaza to provide a ground-level view of the current conflict in the … Continue reading

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A box within a box within a box…

Using this blog as part of a puzzle game for my Facebook friends to guess my latest freelance gig. Unlike Facebook, WordPress allows you to write HTML code to post a link without showing where it leads. Click to see… … Continue reading

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