For me, discussing ‘creating peace’ without naming ‘ending violence’ would be to jump to solution while neglecting to acknowledge there is a problem. It would at least be misleading,...
January 17, 2013 by Nicole Shaw Under altruism, bullying, classism, create, ending violence, nicole shaw, patriarchy, peace, racism, sexism Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on Ending Violence: Creating Peace
Mandala Artwork by Nicole Shaw
Bullying is a form of abuse. It involves repeated acts over time attempting to create or enforce one person’s (or group’s) power over another person...
May 21, 2011 by Nicole Shaw Under bullying, coloroso, community, Lantzville, nicole shaw Posted in FEATURE | 14 Comments »
“You have 90 days to cease all agricultural activity…” read the letter from the Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN), on behalf of the District of Lantzville. “Your property...
January 17, 2011 by Nicole and Dirk Under becker, bylaws, farming, food, Lantzville, local, nicole shaw, permaculture, shaw, sustainability, urban Posted in FEATURE | 40 Comments »
Feminism (Part 2) – Why?
[Part One in this series, which focuses on defining feminism and hears from mothers on the topic, is available online: www.synergymag.ca/what-is-feminism].
December 7, 2010 by Nicole Shaw Under equality, feminine, feminism, gender, issues, masculine, nicole shaw, society Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Why Feminism?
Feminism (Part 1) – What Is It?
Talk to women about feminism and you are likely to hear differing opinions and oftentimes, you will get polarizing emotional stances. When I was...
October 3, 2010 by Nicole Shaw Under equality, feminism, motherhood, nicole shaw, women Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on What Is Feminism?
2012: The Mayan Calendar and You
A Cumberland Bear
A Lantzville Couple’s Fight for the Right to Grow Food
A Tale of Empowerment
Acupuncture & Body Care Clinic – A Natural Solution
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