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Britteny Griner—Lifesize

Like me, you’ll enjoy this sixteen minute documentary if you have any interest in Skittles, global labor markets, Chinese culture, cross cultural hurdles, and stories of personal growth. 28 more words

Modernization

Language Loss and the Globalization of English: Don't Insist on English, says Patricia Ryan

TED Talk by Patricia Ryan

In her talk, longtime English teacher Patricia Ryan asks a provocative question: Is the world’s focus on English preventing the spread of great ideas in other languages? 20 more words

Science

Globalism: China and the U.S. Damage Each Other's Food Supply...

If I were a lyin’ thievin’ polecat of a politician trying to get a toe-hold on the next elections, I would start this post by claiming that I worked my way through high school and part of college by working in grocery stores. 968 more words

Chinese Economy

South Carolina Backs Education Plan to Encourage Scepticism about Evolution*

South Carolina Backs Education Plan to Encourage Scepticism about Evolution*

By Josh Israel

A South Carolina joint education panel unanimously recommened a new teaching standard… 527 more words

Society

The smell of siege and the fragrance of freedom

The Smell of Siege and the fragrance of freedom

                          ‘Like fish in a barrel, with nowhere to go’     Galloway, on Gaza

by Seema Amin for AlalODulal.org… 1,074 more words

Garments

U.S. is Buying Disputed Iraqi Kurdish Crude Oil*

U.S. is Buying Disputed Iraqi Kurdish Crude Oil*

Divide and rule is an old colonial tool that spreads chaos within a country so that the population is distracted by fighting each other leaving the invading force free to do as it pleases. 780 more words

Society

Looking for home away from home

I confess that I have not traveled overseas since I was a child, and the only places I have ever been are back to the humble villages and homes of where my parents grew up in the Philippines. 558 more words

Planning