Hey guess what I found—a polling card, that means I get to vote today. A few months back I discussed the prospect of the referendum with a friend. 214 more words
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The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, has denied a prospective student’s request to wear hijab instead of the cadet uniform. The school had considered the request for nearly a month, but in the end decided that even cadets blessed with Muslim privilege have to wear the uniform. 656 more words
Gossiping and laughing sitting there in the cool breeze, enjoying the view of the busy market street; the royal women of the Jaipur Palace.
Standing below the the crown of Jaipur I wondered how the royal women of the palace spent their summer wearing all those heavy ornaments and dresses. 255 more words
Purdah: A short guide to publicity during the pre-election period
In response to requests from council communications teams to produce simple guidance to communicating during the pre- election period (also known as ‘purdah’), we are publishing this short, updated guide. 1,600 more words