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Full Buxton International Festival to go ahead

British Theatre Guide 02 Mar 2021
Guests include broadcasters Andrew Marr, Iain Dale, Giles Fraser and Matthew Parris, authors James Rebanks, Ben MacIntyre and Max Hastings, historians Margaret MacMillan and Neil Oliver, journalists Polly Toynbee and David Walker, scientists palaeontologist Richard Fortey and ...

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Your Privileges Are Not Universal

Consortium News 01 Mar 2021
Many who have reported on, participated in, or shown solidarity with protestors have been arrested — such as in the cases of journalist Mandeep Punia, worker rights ... Vijay Prashad, an Indian historian, journalist and commentator, is the executive director of Tricontinental.

Gossip, sex and social climbing: the uncensored Chips Channon diaries

The Observer 28 Feb 2021
Cut to 2018, when Simon Heffer, the journalist and historian, having been asked by Channon’s grandchildren to edit a new, complete edition 60 years after his death, excitedly took delivery of copies of all the extant notebooks, including those lost volumes from the 1950s that had ...

The Schwabs: A Model Nuclear Family with Johnny Vedmore

Bitchute 27 Feb 2021
Investigative journalist, researcher, and historian, ...

On the trail of 12 Indian fugitives who fled to London

The Siasat Daily 27 Feb 2021
New Delhi, Feb 27 ... In ‘Escaped ... The request met a similar fate in the House of Lords while a sessions court in Mumbai exonerated him after a key prosecution witness turned hostile ... Danish Khan is a journalist and historian living in London ... Prior to that, he worked as a journalist in Mumbai ... Ruhi Khan is a London-based independent journalist ... .

Chipko attracted worldwide attention owing to its non-violent techniques: Ramchandra Guha

The Siasat Daily 27 Feb 2021
By Sukant Deepak. New Delhi, Feb 28 ... Ramchandra Guha, historian, and author of the book, Shekhar Pathak and Manisha Chaudhry were in conversation with writer and journalist Mukul Sharma ... Shekhar Pathak, spoke about the continued indifference from state and industry towards the clear and present danger ... –IANS. sukant/rs ... .

7 inspiring stories about being Black in America

Albany Democrat Herald 27 Feb 2021
... "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.” In addition to launching Negro History Week and penning "The Mis-Education of the Negro," Woodson was an accomplished author, journalist, American historian, and founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History.

Rekindling a forgotten Himalayan story

The Times of India 26 Feb 2021
A gritty, fascinating history that promises to enrapture fans of historian and journalist Hampton Sides, writer and mountaineer Jon Krakauer, and author Laura Hillenbrand, "The World Beneath Their" Feet brings this forgotten story back to life ... Formerly a historian at the ...

KIDS CORNER: Black History Month — Ways to continue the observance

Newburyport Daily News 26 Feb 2021
Black History Month, also referred to as African American History Month, is celebrated each February. While the official observance ends on Sunday, attention to Black history can continue all year long. A historian, author and journalist named Carter G. Woodson is credited with bringing the focus to Black history ... .

View from the Left: Unity means mitigating climate change by building green technology infrastructure

The Bulletin 26 Feb 2021
Reality ... But with the industrial revolution and mid-19th century revolts against authority and empire, as social psychologist Erich Fromm, philosopher-historian Etienne Gilson and journalist Walter Lippmann once suggested, gradual dissolution of objectively determined true and false, right and wrong occurred ... We’re dangerously inclined again ... .

February Is Black History Month

The Newport Plain Talk 25 Feb 2021
Woodson (1875-1950), a black historian, author and journalist, proposed the idea of a Black History Week for the second week of February to coincide with the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln on the 12th and Frederick Douglass on the 20th ... a historian, storyteller, musician and poet.

Opinion: Notable Black icons achieved greatness

Gaston Gazette 25 Feb 2021
Woodson (1875-1950), an African-American educator, historian, administrator, editor, author, and journalist launched a campaign for “Negro History Week,” the second week of February in 1926 promoting African-American extraordinary achievements and worldwide ...