Subcultures

Dreadlocks Hairstyles

If there is one variety of hairstyles that has truly withstood the test of time, then it has to be that of dreadlocks hairstyles. From time immemorial (probably from the time when hair was discovered as a part that could be leveraged upon to enhance the aesthetic appeal of the wearer), dreadlock hairstyles have always been considered a mark of...
Nov 18, 2014 |

Resistance to Change - Working With Supportive Sub-Cultures to Overcome It

Resistance to change is the inevitable consequence when senior management overlook the people related issues that are crucial to success, but there is a further, closely related, reason and that is to do with organisational culture.
Nov 18, 2014 |

The DIY Subculture

The decision on how to live, what to wear, what to eat, where to go, who to hang out with, what to study and the way to behave is made by an individual. The changes in lifestyles have brought about different subcultures in the society we are living in. 'Do It Yourself' subculture is basically doing what you want, dressing and behaving the way you...
Nov 18, 2014 |

Survival of Subcultures and the Cyclic Cultural Transference

Like the major cultures, subcultures owe their existence to the cyclic cultural transference. It is the engine of every cultural continuum. Without new individuals entering to the subculture either through birth or later in life, the cultural continuum would seize to exist. Without transferring the components of the culture to new generations, the...
Nov 18, 2014 |

Great Lakes Rainbow - Tribal Tribute

Unofficial Rainbow family tribal site contains message forum, rainbow links, notes and list of events held at Great Lakes, and contact details.
Feb 19, 2016 |

Geekend

TechRepublic salutes geek culture and entertainment in the Geekend blog, which allows users to take a few moments to stray from the daily grind of business technology.
Feb 15, 2016 |

Dieselpunk

The dieselpunk underground. Dieselpunk and steampunk culture, articles, music, events, photos, and fashion.
Feb 11, 2016 |

Plenty International

Founded in 1974, Plenty International is a not-for-profit 501-c-3 organization that was created to help protect and share the world’s abundance and knowledge for the benefit of all. Plenty supports economic self-sufficiency, cultural integrity and environmental responsibility in partnership with families, community groups and other...
Feb 10, 2016 |

The Atomic Lounge Show

The North Bay's premier lounge act, featuring Gin and Johnny Atomic performing all your favorite classic casino hits. 
Feb 2, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More