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You are invited to bring to this forum news from your country, especially when you can relate that news to how our path of Druidry speaks to each event. We suggest that topic authors indicate in the subject line the country to which the news pertains (USA, UK,IRE, etc) when possible, for clarity.
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As citizens of this world, we all have a vested interest in events happening within and outside of our own countries, and this forum is here for that purpose. It is to everyone's advantage to keep the forum accessible to all by maintaining civility within discussions and by each participant taking personal responsibilty for his or her own posts.