This week, 110 years ago, saw Edith Rigby began the first of many marches. Marches that would turn out to be some of the most influential events of the suffragette movement. The protest led to the first of a series of arrests for Rigby and would set the wheels rolling in the campaign for women’s suffrage. Preston-born Rigby is today regarded as a heroine of the movement but Edith and her militant Women’s Social and Political Union weren’t always regarded as heroes. Jacob Colley reports
Meditation is a means of transforming the mind. Buddhist meditation practices are techniques that encourage and develop concentration, clarity, emotional positivity, and a calm seeing of the true nature of things.