The answer is, of course, that it’s affirming to see people who are like you in the fiction you read and watch. Most of the exposure that kids get to queerness comes in the form of the slurs they’re called on the playground. Whether you’re figuring out that you’re queer at the age of 4 or 14, that’s pretty depressing.

April 2010 marked the 25th anniversary of the Oberlin College Computer Science department. To celebrate, we hosted a reunion weekend where we invited back all of the computer science alumni and past faculty. This event was attended by over 50 alumni, former faculty, current faculty, and students.

‘I hear you’re sweet as jaggery. Can I have a taste?’ Ashok is not expected to answer. His wallet is snatched, the money immediately distributed amongst the police and the young man, who in Bombay street parlance is known as a ‘smart boy’ a person blackmailed by the police into doing this specific job.

Lesson from previous mistakes: This incident was similar to the 2013 Kedarnath tragedy. The glacier was a result of late snowfall in February and didn’t get enough time to freeze. So one can say another reason behind the tragedy was that the dam was too close to the glacier area, explained Anil Joshi..

An internet radio host linked to a fundraising campaign that paid for young Hong Kong protesters to study in Taiwan will appear in court on Monday after being charged with four counts of seditious intent. Wan Yiu sing, better known as “Giggs”, a programme host on the internet radio channel D100, was arrested for a second time by national security police on Sunday over the allegations. He was first arrested alongside his assistant last November on suspicion of money laundering and aiding secession under the national security law.

Stop Hiding Behind Veterans To Prop Up Your Racist ArgumentsJump to Last Post 1 17 of 17 discussions (196 posts)Biscuitposted 6 years agoI have seen a lot of posts made of late against the so called illegal immigrants from south of the border. I have also heard a lot of smack about how we should be helping our “wonderful veterans” instead. Really?Hear Ye! Hear Ye! I am one of those wonderful veterans.

De Villa: We do maintain those records. Of course, right now, we’re not reporting in quite the same way that we normally record at Toronto Public Health because of the data migration and that data transfer from one system to the next that we just spoke about. So, unfortunately, we don’t have quite as fulsome reporting this week.