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Warm Pakistani-American Gathering Launches Ambassador Ahmed's "Journey into Europe" Project

By Patrick Burnett

Warm company, kebabs and jalebi set the mood for a launch of Ambassador Akbar Ahmed’s latest book project, “Journey into Europe.”

Kosar Aftab and her husband Aftab Qureshi of the World Bank graciously hosted a dinner and launch event for Ambassador Akbar Ahmed, the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University and the former Pakistani Ambassador to the UK, in their McLean, Va. 1,112 more words

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IZZY and the APPLE

“…Up the Hill and down the hill

and up the hill and down the hill

and up the hill…”

The familiar toddler finger game now has a scientific twist: gravity. 398 more words

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A modern nomad. 

Planes, trains and automobiles, yes. Horses too. And hiking. Couchsurfing. Workaway. WOOFing. Fairs, festivals and conventions.

Parents here, college there, home becomes relative nowadays. 361 more words

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Arts journalism project

The latest news – the first post – is about a project in the pipeline based on my PhD thesis (on arts journalism at Die Burger). 38 more words

Sex From Scratch

It’s high time to step back and figure out what’s working and what’s broken about the way we live and love. Sex From Scratch: Making Your Own Relationship Rules… 73 more words

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Central Banks, Financial Markets, Oligarchs and Family Dynasties

Central Banks, Financial Markets, Oligarchs and Family Dynasties

By: Andrew Gavin Marshall

10 March 2014

As part of The People’s Book Project, I have been heavily researching a number of different and interrelated subjects over long periods of time, collecting and cataloguing information, quotes, citations and analysis from a wide range of sources. 675 more words

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