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MeToo

MeToo Monologues – Duke University

February 27, 2018 2:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

First thing to do: distinguish MeToo Monologues from the #metoo movement. Two weeks ago I wrote on the #metoo movement in a post-Valentine’s Day blog. The #metoo movement is a social media effort mobilized to highlight the problem of sexual assault and harassment, particularly in the workplace. In contrast, MeToo... read more

Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day February 6, 2018

February 5, 2018 11:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Safer Internet Day started in 2004 as a European Union SafeBorders project. It is celebrated on the first Tuesday of February by about 100 countries worldwide. The US joined the campaign in 2013. Ahead of Safer Internet Day the Journal of British Social Work has just published an article on... read more

Foreign Accent Syndrome

Foreign Accent Syndrome: Is It Real?

January 30, 2018 4:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Foreign Accent Syndrome? I learned about it yesterday while watching a stand-up special on Netflix, and Tom Segura told a joke about it. Foreign Accent Syndrome: Quick and Dirty Research Immediate google search. It seems Foreign Accent Syndrome is a thing – a rare neurological condition with no known cause and no... read more