Author Archives: Bettieluv

About Bettieluv

Roman Catholic. Canadian. Actress. Technician. Genius. Idiot. Victim. Villain.

Attawapiskat, and the fallout of intergenerational trauma

Attawapiskat, and the fallout of intergenerational trauma “What will allow places like Attawapiskat to get better? The equal ability to receive a proper education in your own community in all its forms. Curricula that teach children about their culture and … Continue reading

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Socks are not enough.

Socks are not enough: Social justice lies upstream from charity | rabble.ca Please click this link to read a great and inspiring article on Rabble.ca by Cathy Crowe: Source link: Socks are not enough: Social justice lies upstream from charity … Continue reading

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Hong Kong’s realistic approach to policing sex work

Hong Kong’s realistic approach to policing sex work | South China Morning Post Source: Hong Kong\’s realistic approach to policing sex work | South China Morning Post “Instead of prosecuting sex workers and their clients, the focus should be on … Continue reading

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Paris attacks illustrate the power of mockery

At my secondary school in Malta, I was privileged to learn the modern history of Europe at a course that used the satirical cartoons of Punch magazine. We also learned English history with reference to the pamphleteers of the Tudor era. … Continue reading

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Je suis Charlie

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Gravatars! Blavatars!

I’ve banished Miss Punkerbell.  –  Miss Mirror Tattyhead is now my WordPress blavatar as well as my Internet gravatar. There are blavatars and gravatars. It’s a WordPress technical thing and it’s  taken half the afternoon to discover that and learn … Continue reading

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BBC News – Toplessness – the one Victorian taboo that won’t go away

BBC News – Toplessness – the one Victorian taboo that won’t go away My own assets in that regard are, well, unremarkable (B cup). And anyway, in Toronto, where I live, that debate was held years ago and women are free to … Continue reading

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