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Boko Haram: social media gimmicks not enough by Marjorie Arons-Barron

The entry below is being cross posted from Marjorie Arons-Barron’s own blog. Where has all the outcry gone?  Last April, when the radical jihadist group Boko Haram kidnapped 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, politicians and celebrities here and abroad protested their treacherous act.  “Where are our girls?” became the social media cause de jour, but…

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Intro to Urban Permaculture

Here’s some information about a two-day long “weekend design workshop” that will take place on Saturday, November 15 and Sunday, November 16 at the Armand P. Mercier Community Center in Lowell.  The cost to attend is $100.  The workshop is an Introduction to Urban Permaculture.  The flyer below has all…

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