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Tuesday, November 03, 2009


Immigration equals neuroplastic shock, according to Norman Doidge, neuroscientist author of the bestselling The Brain That Changes Itself. It's endless brutal workout for the adult brain, requires massive rewiring of cortex. That explains a lot about us multiple migrants....

Tom Cholmondeley and Maina Njenga released on the same day. Anyone else find that a deeply ironic comment on power and justice in Kenya?

The real cost of our laptops - slave labour, mass rape, Grand Theft Congo

The task of an activist is not to navigate oppressive systems with personal integrity; it is to dismantle those systems. -Lierre Keith. Generated lots of heated commentary on Facebook!

New Barbara Kingsolver novel out November 3rd. Belly flutters of anticipation....


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