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Robert Emmet Society to present annual Hoolie

PETOSKEY — The Robert Emmet Society and Beards Brewery will soon be hosting the society’s annual Hoolie. “‘Hoolie’ roughly translates to an Irish party and that is exactly what we will be hosting,” said society treasurer Jim Gillespie. “Hoolie is a term for a gathering that involves music, …

Egypt filmmakers defy taboos of conservative society

Filmmakers in Egypt are defying a largely conservative society with television series and movies that deal with modern relationships between men and women and the empowerment of the young. In its heyday between the 1950s and the 1970s, Egypt had one of the largest and most dynamic movie …

Achieving profits while helping society

The accreditation makes it easier for IDEs to access funding provided by MaGIC. Photo: iStock Unbridled corporate greed is a staple of popular fiction. The people behind it, the systems that continue to fuel it, and the destruction that it leaves in its aftermath are firmly established in …

Change taxation to build a better society

‘Jeremy Corbyn might represent a break from neoliberalism, but we shouldn’t be mistaken into thinking that his past radicalism is being wholly maintained,’ writes Green party co-leader Caroline Lucas. Photograph: Wiktor Szymanowicz/Barcroft Images Owen Jones’s discussion of tax seeks to put forward a “radical” agenda but is actually …