Blog Posts - Tragedies



AMERICAN TRAGEDIES - Dallas and Baton Rouge and More

"Police violence protests intensify as Dallas mourns officers" PBS NewsHour 7/11/2016ExcerptSUMMARY:  President Barack Obama will be in Dallas Tuesday for an interfaith service to mourn the five police officers cut down in last week's sniper amb...
by Mage Soapbox on Jul 18, 2016

AMERICAN TRAGEDIES - Dallas and Beyond

"Week of violence sparks national dialogue on race and policing" PBS NewsHour 7/8/2016ExcerptSUMMARY:  The deaths of several black men at the hand of police and the sniper slayings of five police officers in Dallas brought the issue of race and...
by Mage Soapbox on Jul 11, 2016

The Mystery Of Seeing And Talking To The Dead Admiral

Sinking of the Battleship Victoria 1893When tragedies occur there are often strange tales associated with the disaster. I came across such an example from 1893 - June 22nd to be precise.This was when the British Royal Navy Flagship, Victoria, was ram...

The Story of Firas

In more stable countries, 13-year-old Firas and many of his classmates would probably be attending a school for children with special needs. They would also be benefitting from a much smaller student to teacher ratio.But this is northern Iraq and the...
by Finding Neverland on Aug 11, 2015

Self talk with loads of thoughts

My head is exploding, my heart will explode for sure. Things were supposed to get better for me, the depression was supposed to end but it is not, nothing is getting better. One day of extreme normality and then for no reason the other day for extrem...
by Finding Neverland on Aug 3, 2015

SURVIVING CYBER BULLYING ON SOCIAL NETWORKS

 I know this subject is not of supernatural nature, but it doesn't make it any less scary and dangerous.When we go to social networks, we are looking for an environment where we can relax and find people with the same interests as we do to befri...
by Supernatural on Mar 13, 2015

Opera North’s La traviata

My most favourite opera of all and the very first my mother saw in her teens, made for an extra special evening at The Grand in Leeds for Opera North's epic operatic and most tragic love story, La traviata. Read more...
by Honest Mum on Feb 4, 2015

THE TRAGEDY ON THE OZONE DISCO CLUB IN THE PHILIPINES

The Ozone Disco Club located along Timog Avenue corner Tomas Morato Avenue in Quezon City, opened its door in 1991 and was owned by Segio Orgaoow. Nobody at the time could predict what the future had in store for it. Right away the club attracte...
by Supernatural on Dec 30, 2014

thegreaterjihad: In case you wanted to add one more event to the list of tragedies that have…

thegreaterjihad: In case you wanted to add one more event to the list of tragedies that have occurred in the US in the past few weeks, a man in Kansas killed a teenage boy yesterday by crashing his car into him because the boy was Muslim. America is...
by Lingerie.Obsessions.se on Dec 9, 2014

GOOD GRIEF: FAMILY LOST 3 PEOPLE IN BOTH MH 370 & MH 17 FLIGHTS?

I don’t know what to write here. I can barely wrap my head around what happened on Thursday to Malaysian flight MH 17 and now these two people share 3 people in common who died on both flights. How unlucky … Continue reading →...
by Bonjukianpatten.com on Jul 19, 2014

Morir en Shakespeare

“Antes de Shakespeare , el personaje literario cambia poco; se representa a las mujeres y a los hombres envejeciendo y muriendo, pero no cambiando porque su relación consigo mismos, más […]...
by despuesdelhipopotamo on Apr 29, 2014

Too Many Tragedies…Too Much Sadness

I sometimes think that I really should stop using the world of social media, reading the paper and watching the news on tv. There is so much sadness and so many tragedies happening in the world... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...

Nace en Barcelona “El Club dels Notaferits”

En catalán existe la palabra “lletraferits” (heridos de letras) que hace referencia a los amantes de la lectura. Así pues, los “Notaferits” serían todos aquellos a quienes nos apasiona la música. Con este precioso nombre, toda una declara...
by Alquimia Sonora on Mar 4, 2014

Sulpicio Lines, Don Mariano bus, and the culture of impunity

Many Filipinos will probably associate the term ‘culture of impunity’ to the ever-lengthening list of extrajudicial killings of journalists and activists in the country.  As defined by Oxford dictionary, impunity happens when individuals or inst...
by The Filipino Scribe on Dec 19, 2013

THOT 4 2 DAY — 09.12.13

“One of the great tragedies of life is that men seldom bridge the gulf between practice and profession, between doing and saying.” — Martin Luther King, Jr. Thank you for reading Work At Home Renegade. Please feel free to express your thoug...
by Work @ Home Renegare on Sep 12, 2013

We Change

Post Written By Eugene Morgan “Things do not change; we change.” ~ Henry David Thoreau When we feel like we can’t change unpleasant events in our lives, then it is time to make personal changes. In order words, we can change the per...
by Change For Health on Jun 20, 2013

Which of These Mistakes Are You Making?

Just when you thought you knew everything about building a high paying list, William Brant had to go and spill the beans about the deadly business killing mistakes most people don’t even know they are making! And when these mistakes can wipe yo...
by Internet Mastery Center Blog on May 26, 2013

There's Something Seriously Wrong

photo by mre770 on Flickr Last week the United States and the world was shocked by a terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon, which killed 3 people and injured over 200. For nearly a week millions of Americans and many people all over the world we...
by Steveso Thinks on Apr 24, 2013

YOTSUYA KAIDAN - FAMOUS JAPANESE LEGEND

Yotsuya Kaidan, the story of Oiwa and Tamiya Lemon, is a tale of betrayal, murder and ghostly revenge. One of the most famous  Japanese legends it’s Oiwa, the woman mistreated by her husband that kills herself and comes back from the dead...
by Supernatural on Mar 9, 2013

UN: PH has Good Laws, Weak Will vs. Disasters

  The Philippines has good laws on disaster risk reduction but weak local governance tends to render these useless, the United Nations said. A new UN report released Thursday found that poor urban governance led to ineffective building codes and...
by Texan in the Philippines on Feb 1, 2013


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