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2013-06-28 23:00:38

The Justice Project kicks off new video series on “What Justice Means to Me” starting with a definition from Angelo “Barefoot Pookie” White the Crips Street gang Founder Santa Barbara, California (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 The Justice Project has launched a new video series to initiate a dialogue about justice from outside of academic parameters and normative social boundaries. This series kicks off with Executive Director Noah benShea interviewing Angelo “Barefoot Pookie” White,...

2013-06-24 23:24:34

Author Louis M. Houston Announces the Release of ‘The Physics of Manifestation’ Youngsville, La. (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 In his new book “The Physics of Manifestation” (published by AuthorHouse), author Louis M. Houston breaks down the idea of manifestation, offering readers his scientific and mathematical explanations of the theory. Houston explains the concept of manifestation as the process which transforms thoughts into reality. His book, “The Physics of Manifestation,”...

2013-06-13 23:27:07

i-Sight Software has announced that it is offering a free training webinar on professional ethics in the workplace. The one-hour webinar will address practical strategies for recognizing and reducing ethical risks in your organization and will be presented on Thursday, June 20th, at 2pm EST, by ethics expert, author and psychologist, Christopher Bauer, PhD. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 “In many organizations, ethics and values training is just a review and sign-off, conducted in...

2013-06-13 23:00:18

New book helps readers find answers to complicated question through uncomplicated ways. BETHANY, Conn. (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Author Rich Okun has spent his life studying many different ancient spiritual belief systems. Each one has further motivated him with spirit to help more people and now to share, what he calls, “a very special being: Maya, his Shih Tzu puppy muse.” Okun´s new book, “The Sun, the Moon, the Stars and Maya: a collection of little sayings about...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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