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Between Prostitution and Polygyny in Africa: The Implication for Culture by John Olatunde Uwa



August 7, 2014

As a researcher and a cultural archivist sampling perception and conceptions of dirt in Africa, I have had the opportunity of engaging a number of individuals on topical issues that revolve around &ls...

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Rags!! By Ann Kirori



July 17, 2014

RAGS!! Once upon a time there was a man who was publicly offending a village elder:- You’re an atheist! You’re drinker! Almost a thief! you are useless!The village elder just smiled in re...

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Launch of the Worldwide Integrated Assessment (WIA) on the environmental impacts of systemic pesticides


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June 27, 2014

On Tuesday this week I was in Brussels, for a press conference to launch a major series of scientific publications on the impacts of neonicotinoid insecticides on the environment. On the same day, pre...

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Is there beauty in filth?



June 24, 2014

From the desk of DirtPol's very own Professor Newell, this is clearly not everyone's cup of tea. But it is hers, in more ways than one. She thinks it's beautiful. Is she right? Comment below ...

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Schools and the Failure of Multiculturalism and Multifaithism

Rumy Hasan

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June 17, 2014

The spat between Michael Gove and Theresa May focuses on the failure to tackle Islamic extremism in Birmingham's schools. Whether such failure can be attributed to one party or the other is, in fact, ...

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