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Slurring Language

Black British screenwriter and director Amma Asante jumped in on CNN yesterday in defense of actor Benedict Cumberbatch. He’d used the word “colo(u)red” on a U.S. 913 more words

General

The Selection at Auschwitz

Seventy years ago today, Soviet troops liberated the Auschwitz concentration camp in German-occupied southern Poland where, from 1942 on, the Nazis killed at least 960,000 Jews, 74,000 Poles, 21,000 Roma (Gypsies), 15,000 Soviet prisoners of war, and 10,000-15,000 others. 658 more words

Indo-Italian settlement

Just a few days ago, I had wondered if I had a fundamental fit issue with the Italians given the course of my two internship interviews. 480 more words

MBA

A bit on the NZ bit of ANZAC

We are now well past the halfway point of January 2015. Yikes! von Peter himself remembers being told as a young boy by his maternal grandmother that the older you are the faster time passes. 1,384 more words

5. Napoleonics

Five Balls in the Air.....Possibilities for Dating..........or Just Sex........But Probably Nothing at All

1. Lennon Glasses:

The belated sting of the 7th day rejection subsided. I’ve even gone over to his house to watch football. That’s right. I sat on a couch in front of a television with a football game on. 2,177 more words

Lafayette

7 Things You Didn't Expect Before Moving To Italy By Marta R.

Ah, Italy! The very word fills us with romantic visions of white-sand beaches, medieval villages scattered amongst the Tuscan hills, wine-filled evenings and all in all la dolce vita. 990 more words

Newcomer in Porto San Giorgio

Hi Everyone! Welcome to my blog about the adventures and experience that I’ve had/will be having in Porto San Giorgio and Fermo, Italy! After months and months of preparation and communication with InterExchange, I’ve finally made it! 464 more words