Former US defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld has died at age He was the main architect of the Iraq war during the George W Bush administration. By the time Felicity Bourke found herself locked in a metal cage wearing a stainless-steel slave collar, she felt she had no way to escape the control of James Davis, the man she had been trained to call "master". Warning: This story contains descriptions of extreme violence and sexual abuse that may disturb some readers. It came after months of psychological manipulation, coercive control and repeated physical and sexual violence perpetrated by Davis, a year-old former Australian Army soldier. Last week, Davis was arrested by Australian Federal Police officers and charged with slavery and servitude offences.
The 2020 Ultimate List of Diverse Children’s Books
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What books are you and your kids looking forward to reading in ? Most of the books listed here are recommended either for infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and early elementary readers since my children fall within those groups and so do the little readers in my core target audience. The best part is most of these books are available for pre-order now so you can get a head start on your shopping. I know other amazing books will be released throughout the year, but these are the ones that were on my radar right now. As other books are released, I will come back and make changes to this post throughout the year so be sure to check it periodically or bookmark it to read later. As always, I tried to target books that will likely have: stunning illustrations, read aloud appeal, a kid-friendly theme — or all three!
Former 'slave' speaks out about abusive sex cult being run from a rural property
Six bestselling Young Adult authors have teamed up to write "Blackout," a new novel celebrating Black love. The book, on sale now, weaves together six stories of love and friendship set against a massive power outage in New York City. They gathered in Harlem to discuss collaborating during the pandemic, and the importance of representing young people of color in joyful love stories.
VYPE has scoured the results of UIL State competitors and selected those who have finished at the top with their teams and individually. Fans will have the chance to vote until Monday, July 5th, at 7 p. Please note that the use of voting software or bots will result in a deletion of votes and a potential DQ from the contest.