Dizzy’s Ten Post Round-Up

It’s back to business in the Dizzy household. There’s no better way to start a Monday than the usual Ten Post Round-Up. 1: And you thought you had some bad days at work!… Air Force officials fired over bad nuke etiquette—236-News 2: Talk about your slippery slopes!… Anti-gay ballot initiative … Continue reading

Conflicts Without End and Regionalization

Cross-posted at The Global Sociology Blog. The story that attracted my attention was from the Guardian: “A 90-year-old Rwandan genocide survivor has been stabbed and burned to death by a gang that included four assailants who had confessed to taking part in the 1994 slaughter. Generosa Mukanyonga, a widow who … Continue reading

Quote Of The Day: There Are No Acceptable Prejudices in the 21st Century

Hillary Clinton: on equal opportunities, equal pay and equal respect:   …we must make sure that women and men alike understand the struggles of their grandmothers and their mothers, and that women enjoy equal opportunities, equal pay, and equal respect. Let us resolve and work toward achieving very simple propositions: There are … Continue reading