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TED | We should all be feminists – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie at TEDxEuston (transcript)

December 30, 2013

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(This is a personal transcript. I take responsibility for all typos. The symbol “[–]” simply indicates African names and references unfamiliar to me. *UPDATE 7/6/2016: The “[–]” have been replaced with the names suggested by rancommenter in the comments below.) So I would like to start by telling you about one of my greatest friends, […]

Leviticus | Notes & Review

December 25, 2013

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Maurice D. Harris. Leviticus: You Have No Idea. Cascade Books, 2013. (123 pages) http://levitibook.weebly.com/ The hilariously dramatic introduction video: Forward The task of bridging these two worlds [laity and scholarship] must rest with clergy… (ix) Perhaps the greatest challenge to appreciating the wisdom in Leviticus is that the book is written in code and the […]