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#OurNewNormal | Jenny Marie of Manchester, United Kingdom

Image contains two equal panels. In the right-hand panel, there is a photo of a woman in a video conference. Just a little to the left of the woman, there is a small photo of a man with a white border around it. In the left-hand panel, there is black text on a pastel green background that says “T.O.F.U. Talks #OurNewNormal Season 03 Episode 04 With Jenny Marie of Manchester, United Kingdom”.

Jenny Marie joins me to talk about her experience living in Manchester, United Kingdom during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Charlotte Hubbard of Leeds, United Kingdom

To kick-off the new season of #OurNewNormal, I head back to the UK to talk with a new friend in Leeds. Read More »

UK MPs vote to ban wild animals in the circus

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We're obviously not experts on politics in the UK, but it seems like something rather good has happened across the Pond recently. Despite pressure from people within the government to back a licensing structure for wild animals in circuses, MPs from all parties voted unanimously against the notion and pushed instead for a complete ban on wild animals in the circusRead More »