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More sagas at the post office, and the prosperity gospel

My post office adventures are turning into a bit of a thing! This one is about our local post office, on campus at St John’s not the… 884 more words

Written By Tamie

Why the memory of the Holocaust is a gift for German culture

January 27, 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration/extermination camp by the Soviet Red Army. It is a day of commemoration. 730 more words


Chinese Do’s and Don’ts


1) Do address a business associate with their professional title.

2) Do bargain.

3) Do be prepared for random people approaching to you and asking to practice their English. 470 more words


US Do's and Don’ts


1) Do be direct in communication.

2) Do be on time or five minutes early.

3) Do maintain eye contact when speaking.

4) Do make an effort to understand American cultural values. 268 more words


Thailand Do’s and Don’ts


1) Do dress properly when visiting a temple.

2) Do eat with a spoon. Use the fork to load food on to the spoon. 149 more words


Thursday January 22, 2015

There are many things exotic about Cambodia, and most of the time I appreciate all the differences that help to make this place what it is. 672 more words

Forget Culture Wars, It's Chai Wars!

Cultural (Chai) Wars by Robynn

It’s time to speak out. The writers and editors here at Communicating Across Boundaries have been silent on the subject for far too long. 935 more words

Third Culture Kid