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International Women's Day celebrations in Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes MKWeb
AT the beginning of March every year people and organisations around the world gather together to celebrate International Women's Day. Milton Keynes Community Foundation made a successful case for a pillar to recognise the day at the MK Rose in ...
9 fabulous ways to celebrate Women's Day
From burning bras to protests in the street, International Women's Day has been observed since the turn of the 20th century. Here are nine ways you can mark the event in 2014. 1. Call your mum. After she's informed you of 'Eileen down-the-road's gout ...
2014 International Women's Day on KPFA features Asian American Sex Worker ...
Bay Area Indymedia
International Women's Day includes many diverse voices featured on KPFA's special day of programming. This year's audio features Asian American Sex Worker rights activists Kate Zen's interview of Mariko Passion about her past, present and future ...
How do you know that I don't look five years younger?
Would I? On a WH Auden day, yes. For now, I think I'll continue with the rest of ... Tomorrow we fly to South America to visit a girl we sponsor through the inspirational development charity Plan International. Sheila Marchesa is three and lives near ...
Western Morning News
Plymouth Argyle captain Curtis Nelson proud of family achievements
Western Morning News
Plymouth Argyle captain Curtis Nelson spoke of his pride at his champion athlete cousin Ashleigh's achievements, just days after his win over Exeter City. The Plymouth Argyle captain and centre-back scored the third goal in a resounding 3-0 Devon derby ...
5 women to be honored for efforts in gender equality
Four of the women will be inducted into the 2014 Iowa Women's Hall of Fame. ... Today's event is also a celebration of Equality Day, which commemorates passage of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote. ... This year's inductees are ...
Now A-star student Emma's aiming for Winter Olympics
The 16-year-old, of Cleadon, has been awarded a scholarship at the £42,000-a-year international boarding school, Aiglon College in Villars, Switzerland. ... “It's going to be great to ski every day.” Emma was recently named Overall Champion at the ...
James Ellroy interview for Perfidia: 'I have a penchant for the extreme'
His new novel, Perfidia, is the first book in a planned new LA Quartet, which returns to the lives of some of his best-known characters, such as Kay Lake from The Black Dahlia, and Sergeant Dudley Smith, in the years between Pearl Harbour and V-J Day ...
Here we go again: College life resumes
College move-in day, as enacted at the University of Vermont and Champlain College Friday, doesn't change much from year to year: the bittersweet expressions on parents' faces, the piles of stuff unloaded from the family cars outside the dorm, the same ...
Sober truth: What do we think about Northern Ireland's booze culture?
Londonderry feminist Cara Park (35) is an artist, performer and broadcaster and caused a stir when she wore a revealing dress while addressing an International Women's Day event at Stormont last March. She says: I would consider myself to be quite a ...