Archive for April 3rd, 2020

03/04/2020

Indigenous Peoples at Increased Risk Due to Coronavirus

Human Wrongs Watch

COPENHAGEN, 30 March 2020 (IWGIA)* — As the spread of COVID-19 continues, Indigenous Peoples worldwide are in increasing danger of losing their lives and having their rights strippedaway.

Indigenous Peoples at increased risk due to coronavirus 

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03/04/2020

‘Read the World’ on International Children’s Book Day to Support Children and Young People in Isolation

Human Wrongs Watch

Geronimo Stilton author to kickstart exclusive children’s book reading initiative amid COVID-19 pandemic

Cambodia. A child holds up a book.
UNICEF/UN0319172

NEW YORK/GENEVA, 2 April 2020 (UNICEF)* – Much-loved children’s authors are joining an initiative to read extracts of their books to millions of children and young people currently living in isolation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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03/04/2020

Lives in Poetry

Human Wrongs Watch

By John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service*

Human History as Cultural History

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John Scales Avery

We need to reform our teaching of history so that the emphasis will be placed on the gradual growth of human culture and knowledge, a growth to which all nations and ethnic groups have contributed.

A New Freely Downloadable Book

I would like to announce the publication of a book which presents an historical anthology of the poems of some of the world’s great poets, from very early times until the present, and from many countries and cultures. The book may be freely downloaded and circulated from the following link:

http://eacpe.org/app/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Lives-in-Poetry-by-John-Scales-Avery.pdf

This book is part of a series on cultural history. Here are links the other books in the series that have,  until now, been completed:

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