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JOHN'S BLOG - Updated 24th March 2018



FREEMASONRY



FREEMASONRY IN GENERAL



AN ATTACK ON FREEMASONRY IN BRITAIN - ENGLISH SCANDAL

Two Freemasons' lodges operating secretly at Westminster

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/uknews/two-freemasons-lodges-operating-secretly-at-westminster/ar-BBIHWPG

Freemasons cry discrimination over Guardian article ‘exposing’ secret Westminster lodges

https://www.rt.com/uk/418199-freemasons-discrimination-guardian-westminster/

Freemasons place advert in national newspapers to protest 'discrimination, pure and simple'

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/freemasons-advert-discrimination-protest-secret-society-mps-equalities-human-rights-a8200696.html

Freemasons call for end to 'discrimination' of members

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-42986319

Freemasons complain they are being stigmatized

http://www.philly.com/philly/news/nation_world/20180208_ap_1eee028ced7744c88703fdfacf481771.html

Freemasons are feeling discriminated against so can you stop stigmatising them

http://metro.co.uk/2018/02/08/freemasons-feeling-discriminated-can-stop-stigmatising-7295577/

Cheshire Freemasons join calls for end to ‘discrimination’

http://www.so-cheshire.co.uk/community/13753/cheshire-freemasons-join-calls-for-end-to-discrimination

In defence of Freemasonry, by a Freemason

https://inews.co.uk/opinion/comment/defence-freemasonry-freemason/

OTHER NEWS

C of E raises serious concerns about Christian Freemasons

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/feb/08/c-of-e-christian-freemasons-church-england

The freemasons no longer have significant influence in the British police

https://theconversation.com/the-freemasons-no-longer-have-significant-influence-in-the-british-police-89681

Di Maio says M5S will sue Freemason candidates

http://www.lagazzettadelmezzogiorno.it/news/english/982979/di-maio-says-m5s-will-sue-freemason-candidates-2.html


So Much for Conspiracies: Israeli Freemasons Function as 'Boy Scouts for Adults'

https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201802161061738440-israeli-freemasons-activities-membership/




FREEMASONRY MEMBERSHIP


REGULAR

Male-only clubs like the Freemasons are the proof of the UK’s gender inequality

http://www.thenational.scot/news/15923673.Male_only_clubs_like_the_Freemasons_are_the_proof_of_the_UK___s_gender_inequality/


WOMEN

The secret ceremonies and rituals of female Freemasons

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-41804543


'Sexist spirit of dead Freemason growled at terrified mum' as she prayed for safety while ghosthunting at 300-year-old house

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/sexist-spirit-dead-freemason-growled-11957276



MASONIC LODGES


Freemasons to open new home

http://www.latrobevalleyexpress.com.au/story/5216328/freemasons-to-open-new-home/

Freemasons unveil new Manchester Masonic Centre

http://manchestergazette.co.uk/freemasons-unveil-new-manchester-masonic-centre/800

Freemason Eric Dykstra receives ‘Symbolic Lodge Award’

http://www.thelcn.com/lcn05/freemason-eric-dykstra-receives-symbolic-lodge-award-20180203

Lifting the veil on the world of Freemasonry

https://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/88458568/lifting-the-veil-on-the-world-of-freemasonry



MASONIC ACTION


A question for Freemasons

http://www.lmschairman.org/2018/02/a-question-for-freemasons.html

Freemasons Are Holding Open Evenings To Prove It’s Not a Secret Society

http://www.konbini.com/us/lifestyle/freemasons-holding-open-evenings-prove-not-secret-society/

BBC News: Simon McCoy stunned by Freemason's revelations on how they have 'FUN'

https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/916453/BBC-News-Simon-McCoy-Freemason-handshake-Freemasonry-Stephen-Blank

The Freemasons are streaming in living Rooms all across the US an experience for all to enjoy

http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/3632475

Lifting the veil on the world of Freemasonry

https://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/88458568/lifting-the-veil-on-the-world-of-freemasonry


READ THE NEXT LINK WITH CONCERN - (Ed.)
1. Our handshakes are as secret as our bank account pin numbers for they gain us entry to lodges working in the degrees
2. Freemasonry has never been political in New Zealand


Freemason: Our handshake is not secret

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-42986325/freemason-our-handshake-is-not-secret

Notts Uni Tories are now sponsored by a male-only Freemason’s lodge

https://thetab.com/uk/nottingham/2018/02/15/notts-uni-tories-are-now-sponsored-by-a-male-only-freemasons-lodge-37426


MASONIC FUNDRAISING & BENEVOLENCE

Harrogate Freemasons present trailer to Harrogate charity Horticap

http://www.harrogate-news.co.uk/2018/02/07/harrogate-freemasons-present-trailer-harrogate-charity-horticap/


Freemasons donate $500,000 to Walker's Place of Safety

http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/freemasons-donate-to-walker-8217-s-place-of-safety_123466?profile=1373

Durham Freemasons hand out 80,000 teddy bears to sick children in hospital

http://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/15904784.Durham_Freemasons_hand_out_80_000_teddy_bears_to_sick_children_in_hospital/

Old Town Freemasons donate £2,000 to Prospect Hospice - marking 200th anniversary for the Lodge

http://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/news/15847754.Freemasons_hand_Prospect___2k_cheque/

Freemasons’ £1,000 grant to Blythe House Hospice

https://www.buxtonadvertiser.co.uk/news/freemasons-1-000-grant-to-blythe-house-hospice-1-8958761

East Lancashire Freemasons Make £50,000 Donation to Support Diabetes Care

https://www.charitytoday.co.uk/east-lancashire-freemasons-make-50000-donation-support-diabetes-care/


MASONIC EDUCATION


US Presidents Who Were Freemasons

https://www.ranker.com/list/freemason-presidents/mike-rothschild?ref=browse_list_5&l=2&pos=1

List of Freemason members in Ghana

https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/List-of-Freemason-members-in-Ghana-623536



HIDDEN MYSTERIES OF NATURE AND SCIENCE



HISTORICAL


Chinese Archeologists Find 9,000-Year-Old Wells in Central China

http://www.doonwire.com/category/news/chinese-archeologists-find-9000-year-old-wells-in-central-china-18020701

Clay tablets from the cradle of civilisation provide new insight to the history of medicine

http://sciencenordic.com/clay-tablets-cradle-civilisation-provide-new-insight-history-medicine

Oldest Dutch work of art found at the bottom of the North Sea

http://www.dutchnews.nl/news/archives/2018/02/oldest-dutch-work-of-art-found-at-the-bottom-of-the-north-sea/

Ancient 34,000-year-old lavish burial shows special care for disabled children

https://www.zmescience.com/science/news-science/ancient-34000-burial-children-04322/

Five surprising things DNA has revealed about our ancestors

https://theconversation.com/five-surprising-things-dna-has-revealed-about-our-ancestors-91934

Mystery behind the origin of 3,000-year-old 'alien' Paracas skulls revealed by DNA testing

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/mystery-behind-origin-3000-year-old-alien-paracas-skulls-revealed-by-dna-testing-760997

Homo erectus may have been a sailor and able to speak

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/feb/20/homo-erectus-may-have-been-a-sailor-and-able-to-speak

Laser scanning reveals 'lost' ancient Mexican city 'had as many buildings as Manhattan'

https://www.theguardiam/science/2018/feb/15/laser-scanning-reveals-lost-ancient-mexican-city-had-as-many-buildings-as-manhattann.co

What Did Jesus Really Look Like? New Study Redraws Holy Image

https://www.livescience.com/61875-what-did-jesus-look-like.html

Secret to Great Pyramid's Near-Perfect Alignment Possibly Found

https://www.livescience.com/61799-great-pyramid-near-perfect-alignment.html

Ancient DNA tells tales of humans' migrant history

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/02/180221131851.htm

Arrival of Beaker folk changed Britain for ever, ancient DNA study shows

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/feb/21/arrival-of-beaker-folk-changed-britain-forever-ancient-dna-study-shows

New Study Reveals How Our Brains Evolved to Be So Amazingly Huge

https://www.sciencealert.com/increased-endocranial-volumes-human-ancestors-evolved-gradually

When Scientists Discover What Indigenous People Have Known For Centuries

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/why-science-takes-so-long-catch-up-traditional-knowledge-180968216/

White Settlers Buried the Truth About the Midwest's Mysterious Mound Cities

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/white-settlers-buried-truth-about-midwests-mysterious-mound-cities-180968246/

Giant handaxes suggest that different groups of early humans coexisted in ancient Europe

https://phys.org/news/2018-02-giant-handaxes-groups-early-humans.html

Archaeologists find ancient necropolis in Egypt

https://phys.org/news/2018-02-archaeologists-ancient-necropolis-egypt.html

Ancient DNA reveals genetic replacement despite language continuity in the South Pacific

https://phys.org/news/2018-02-ancient-dna-reveals-genetic-language.html#nRlv

So Neanderthals made abstract art? This astounding discovery humbles every human

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/feb/23/neanderthals-cave-art-spain-astounding-discovery-humbles-every-human



DISCOVERY TODAY


15,000 scientists issues catastrophic 'warning to humanity'
A prophetic "warning to humanity" giving notice of perils facing the Earth has been issued by more than 15,000 scientists from around the world.
Climate change, deforestation, loss of access to fresh water, species extinctions and uncontrolled human population growth are all threatening mankind's and the Earth's future

Arctic warming: scientists alarmed by 'crazy' temperature rises

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/feb/27/arctic-warming-scientists-alarmed-by-crazy-temperature-rises

Physicists Just Stuffed an Atom Full of Atoms And Created a Brand New State of Matter

https://www.sciencealert.com/exotic-new-matter-rydberg-polaron-molecule-bose-einstein-condensate?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1

The Closest Star to Our Solar System Has Suffered an Insane Eruption

https://www.sciencealert.com/proxima-centauri-monster-flare-means-no-evidence-for-planetary-system?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1

Women who clean at home or work face increased lung function decline, study finds

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/02/180216084912.htm

Wine polyphenols could fend off bacteria that cause cavities and gum disease

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/02/180221091326.htm

Largest study of its kind finds alcohol use biggest risk factor for dementia

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/02/180220183954.htm

UPDATED ON 24th MARCH 2018

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