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on unions

I’ve been appreciating unions of all sorts, lately.

Union of the self’s many parts—finally, momentarily—into agreement.

Re-union with friends and loved ones to celebrate birth, death, enduring loyalties, and good food (Maryland crab, true tacos, Korean BBQ, and the autumnal Brussels sprouts for which I’ve longed going on 2 years). 156 more words


Got To Be A Joker He Just Do What He Please

Bon après midi gens du monde!  Good afternoon people of the world!

Well, here it is.  Tonight marks another sunset on one more beautiful week in Bamako.   1,017 more words


The Chinese in Africa: Empire builders or new pioneers?

(2014-10-10) The influx of investment and people from China has become one of the defining narratives of Africa over the past two decades. 1,212 more words