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2014 Thanksgiving message to our readers

We take a moment to reflect today on the many blessings we enjoy as citizens of this great land, and wish the abundant bounties of this uniquely American holiday to each and every one of our readers. 159 more words

We Have A Voice

The Alcis: the Divine Twins Among the Germanic Peoples

The Alcis are a pair of twin brother gods worshiped among the early Germanic peoples. They are first mentioned in Cornelius Tacitus’ 1st century work Germania, where he writes, 1,395 more words

The Burning Issue

The banning of cattle grazing within the High Country is probably one of the most controversial decisions that the Victorian Government has ever made. It has been argued about for many years and will still be fought over for many more to come. 753 more words

Country Life

Chinese indentity

I watch like fuck loads of Asian American youtubers. And I realised as american as they sound and are, they care a lot about their chinese heritage. 535 more words

Thoughts

Ancestry is so hot right now

Ancestry is having a moment. Have you noticed? There’s the TV show “Who Do You Think You Are” on TLC (which is sometimes intriguing, sometimes a yawn-fest). 174 more words

Musings

Cyprus Hidden History - Did the Greeks offer to partition Cyprus?

Cyprus Hidden History.

Did the Greeks offer to partition Cyprus?

By Ismail Veli

Enosis, Partition, divide and rule, occupation, destruction, refugees, genocide are all words that are spoken by most Turkish Cypriots (TC’s) and Greek Cypriots (GC’s) almost all their lives. 1,522 more words

Cyprus

Happy Thanksgiving from Boston, County Clare, Ireland - no zip code required!

So, there’s a snowstorm about to hit the north eastern states, including the city of Boston (the one in Massachusetts, that is). Well, one Boston that won’t be getting a snowstorm on 27th November 2014 is the one in Ireland! 452 more words

Heritage