Russian trolls chose to target our latent hatreds, to weaponize our own internal angers. Robots and paid operatives sat (and indeed may still be sitting) in rooms across the world, trying to use social media to heighten our rage. They have studied techniques both human and technological for amplifying our anger to a fever pitch..
A local non profit is raising money for some new equipment to help protect Johnstown Police. In a city struck hard by heroin Police Officers are in danger of something that they say is often overlooked. A non profit called Badge is raising money to help Johnstown Police buy puncture proof gloves used by departments to protect against needle pricks and other sharp objects they may come across.
In her home town of Bellingen, Kym is founder the Bellingen Wilderness Youth Theatre a unique rite of passage for young people, integrating wilderness treks with theatre and music to help teenagers develop a sense of place and belonging. This work is also a great source of musical and lyrical inspiration. Her songs and stories abound with images such as camel trekking through the Northern Flinders Ranges, waking in the dawn on the banks of the Cooper, sleeping under the big sky of The Million Star Hotel TM and walking for days on end through remote wilderness..
There be an extract of Under Milk Wood from the cast of Keith Allen new film version which stars Charlotte Church, Sara Lloyd Gregory and Di Botcher. Nicholas Parsons will read Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night. Popular BBC NOW Family Concert series will play on 17 October in the beautiful setting of the 6m refurbished Brangwyn.
The Academy emphasizes the duties of independence and impartiality that experts owe to the court when they testify. An Academy member, Judge Woods contributes a column on expert evidence law to its journal, “The Expert and Dispute Resolver”, about three times a year. He also serves on the editorial board of the Commonwealth Judicial Journal, published by the London based Commonwealth Judges and Magistrates Association, and will be participating in an international panel on expert opinion evidence at a conference in Melbourne hosted by the Commonwealth Lawyers Association..
The photo enforcement violations are not issued as moving violations, which mean they don’t show up on your driving record. The fine for an infraction is $124. There will be a one month grace period for the new cameras, which means violators will only receive a warning in the mail prior to February 1st..