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Latest news from Sustrans

Sustrans logo Winter cycling, gift ideas and festive rambling on the National Cycle Network. View in browser Sustrans enews December 2019 Route inspiration for your festive season walks Time to wrap up warm and get rambling this winter. These routes come hand-picked by our local teams around the UK. Great for cycling...
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DEC
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A song for the Great British decision

https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=share&v=LIxcpgnp7DA   In a a few days you will have to make your mind up , well maybe this will help.
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DEC
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Another meditation on addiction from a Christian perspective

Image credit: Femme Assise (Melancholy Woman) (detail), Pablo Picasso, 1902-1903, Detroit Museum of Art, Detroit, Michigan.   No Images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation When I was studying for the Advanced Diploma on counselling, I joined a 12 step program even though I hadn’t an addiction problem , at least not that I was aware of. But the tutors we’re not happy...
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DEC
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All about Jordan Peterson

https://thoughtmaybe.com/the-rise-of-jordan-peterson/   like many others I came across this chap recently and it reminds me of my time , after my marriage failed, of being in the Men’s Movement around the 90s 
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DEC
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The wonderful world of racing pigeons

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000c0c0   Can there be anything like enthusiastic people talking about their hobby    
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DEC
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Guardian’s A to Z of Cycling

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/may/09/summer-cycling-guide-s-z   I havent posted this artical before so If you’ve stored the bike away for the winter read it through to inspire you for the coming spring.
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DEC
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Darkness ,but light can shine again

Image credit: Helen Keller, no. 8 (detail), 1904, Whitman Studio, The Helen Keller Foundation; colorist, Jared Enos.   No Images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation Those of you who don’t practice a traditional religion also can make contact with the divine within all of us . But silence is nessessary to listen to that loving voice . Put away all your digital toys...
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DEC
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M A G a very worthwhile Organization to support

https://mailchi.mp/maginternational/will-you-help-create-a-safer-south-sudan-1277765?e=b8cf48c9b1   i first came apon this life saving charity backpacking in Laos a few years ago . Princess Diana gave it a lot of publicity. It’s a way to make up for the mess that our arms industry creates 
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DEC
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A short explanation of Martin Buber

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=16Cr82mLhkw   If you got to my Home Page you would have seen the reference to this religious philosopher who I was introduced to in the counselling course I took many years ago . It’s a ten minute listen with some photos.
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DEC
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Sam Harris gets High

https://samharris.org/podcasts/177-psychedelic-science/?utm_source=Sam+Harris+Newsletter&utm_campaign=ad1916da4e-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_03_28_12_51_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f1c2a2c9db-ad1916da4e-207183329&mc_cid=ad1916da4e&mc_eid=155e043de5   This maybe the the last Podcast as I’m not a subscriber as I don’t often listen . But he’s a very worthy spoksperson for issues that I’m interested in , and his cool intelligence is admirable.
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DEC
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A more complete view of Lovelock

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/blog/2010/mar/29/james-lovelock
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DEC
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James Lovelock says we’re too Stupid to Change

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2010/mar/29/james-lovelock-climate-change   In a Guardian interview several years ago this prominent Alternative scientist made this claim , do you agree?
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NOV
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Daily thoughts , on the theme of wealth

Image credit: Le Denier de la Veuve (The Widow’s Mite) (detail), James Tissot, between 1886 and 1894, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York.   No Images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week Forty-eight   Economy: Old and New       Finding Security in RelationshipsFriday, November 29, 2019     No servant can serve two masters. They will either hate one...
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This is a TED talk not to be missed : Gratitude

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=UtBsl3j0YRQ   i did post this many years ago on Other Wheels which I don’t seem to use . I post everything on News now .
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Another article from Adventure Magazine

https://www.adventurecycling.org/blog/fresh-finds-in-philly/?ruid=905799&utm_source=BE&utm_medium=BulkEmail&utm_campaign=20191127_ED
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News from Adventure Cyclist Magazine

https://www.adventurecycling.org/blog/the-maturing-of-the-maah-daah-hey/?ruid=905799&utm_source=BE&utm_medium=BulkEmail&utm_campaign=20191127_ED   i could not post the complete bulletin, so this article did take . This organisation specalizes in group tours of North America 
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NOV
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The Thought for the Day ,is right up our street

Image credit: Le Denier de la Veuve (The Widow’s Mite) (detail), James Tissot, between 1886 and 1894, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York.   No Images? Click here   Thank you to all who have donated over the past week! Your generosity helps us continue sending these free daily reflections by Father Richard. If you haven't donated yet and wish to do so, please consider making a tax-deductible contribution at cac.org/dm-appeal. In gratitude for online...
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NOV
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A Sam Harris conversation on US prison system

View this email in your browser   New Podcast Knowledge & Redemption: A Conversation with Lynn Novick and Jule Hall In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Lynn Novick about her four-part documentary College Behind Bars. The film follows the progress of students in the Bard Prison Initiative...
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NOV
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Another Insightful and topical meditation

Image credit: Marion Greenwood (standing in front of mural painted for the WPA Federal Art Project, detail), Archives of American Art, Washington, DC, June 4, 1940.   No Images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week Forty-seven   Politics: Old and New       Willing to Be ChangedFriday, November 22, 2019     For a long time, it seemed that politics in the United...
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NOV
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This is Warm Showers for all Cyclist

  Dear Anthony –  This past year, we have welcomed close to 30,000 new users to our site, growing the Warmshowers community to over 142,000. We have also doubled our social media outreach and each online community, and produced our first Annual Report for YOU to be in the loop...
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