Open Source Education & Entertainment

OPEN CULTURE scours the web for the best educational media. Visit this site and you’ll find free courses, audio books, language lessons, educational videos, and more. Definitely ranks as *BEST of the WEB*   So head over there for a visit and knock yourselves out. Here’s some of their menus to tempt you:       […]

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A WOKE NIGHTMARE: Tara Henley sounds off on CBC’s radical editorial agenda

The Sun’s Editor-in-Chief Adrienne Batra finds out from former CBC Radio producer Tara Henley why she left the public broadcaster over its ‘woke’ policies.  

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Bullshit Jobs : A Theory

Author : David Graeber Published 2018 David Rolfe Graeber (1961-2020) is an American anthropologist, anarchist activist and author known for his 2011 Debt: The First 5000 Years, 2015 The Utopia of Rules and 2018 Bullshit Jobs: A Theory. He was a professor of anthropology at the London School of Economics. (From : Wikipedia.org.) In Bullshit […]

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Revolt Library : Revolutionary Materials from the Past

Welcome to RevoltLib! Here you will find an archive of materials from the past that once helped people to abolish the state, fight capitalism, end sexism, demolish imperialism, and eliminate all forms of social domination. Information is power — arm yourself! This archive currently contains 8,520 texts Below we offer but three examples, as cited […]

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Matthews is Rewriting the Maple Leafs Record Book

February 7, 2021 by Kevin Armstrong The Hockey Writers The Toronto Maple Leafs are going to have to update the record book – again. After scoring two goals during Saturday’s 5-1 defeat of the Vancouver Canucks, Auston Matthews has 299 points. That was his 293rd game. He plays game number 294 on Monday against Vancouver. If he […]

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Happy Birthday Bob Marley!

As published in JamBase Robert Nesta Marley was born on this day in 1945 in Jamaica and soon after Bob Marley would help bring reggae music to the attention of the world at large. From his early days with The Wailers in the 1960s through his massively successful solo career that peaked in the 1970s, Marley developed […]

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PUBLIC BOOKS DATABASE

FIND THE PUBLIC BOOKS DATABASE HERE. With university classrooms and libraries shuttered because of the COVID-19 crisis, scholars are facing disruptions not only in their teaching lives but also in their ability to access research materials. In response, many academic presses have made hundreds of their titles freely accessible online. The Public Books Database aims […]

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If You’re Worried About Misinformation, Focus on For-Profit TV News

BY BRANKO MARCETIC As published in Jacobin Magazine Believe it or not, the data all point to television, not social media, as the most powerful reality-warping medium for most Americans. Unsurprisingly, that is not the impression you’d get from listening to the cable news–driven discourse on the subject. Question: What is the most powerful news […]

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