|megpie71 (megpie71) wrote,|
@ 2017-04-09 13:47:00
|Entry tags:||activism: three things|
What Went Right - 9 APR 2017
Sorry this is so late today - my body decided to object strenuously to last night's dinner, and I've been dealing with that. So, three things from my news feeds about what went right.
Surfing as therapy for autism: Ocean Heroes charity helps children find connection by Eliza Laschon
A short profile of the Ocean Heroes charity, and their work with kids with autism.
Basque separatists give up weapons in 'historic' peace move by AP (uncredited)
The Basque separatist group, ETA, has revealled the locations of eight caches of weapons, through the mediation group "Peace Artisans". This is the second-to-last step of a process of of peace creation in the Basque region demanded jointly by France and Spain.
Minecraft morphed into game to help kids and parents deal with onset of diabetes by Nick Wiggins (ABC Queensland)
Josh Wulf has adapted the popular game "Minecraft" to help kids who have been newly diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes learn the rituals of monitoring their glucose and insulin levels.
So there's my three for the day. Again, sorry about the delay.
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