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Do you remember the first time you tasted chocolate?

Farmers who grow cocoa taste chocolate for the first time. Their faces say it all –> http://t.co/yubfU4QVwQ

— Fair Trade Campaigns (@FTCampaigns) July 31, 2014


José Mourinho insists Chelsea needs Fernando Torres

One of the themes José Mourinho has harped on throughout this summer: His need for three strikers. From game day teams to balancing the demands of a four-competition schedule, the Chelsea manager sees three number nines as “fundamental” to his squad. 341 more words

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Hervé Renard is the new coach of Ivory Coast

Just as the headline says: Hervé Renard is the new coach of Ivory Coast.

Renard can’t seem to stay put in his native France for too long. 35 more words

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Côte d'Ivoire

My first card from Côte d’Ivoire comes from Natalia. :) It pictures a Senoufo craft.

Ivory Coast or Côte d’Ivoire, officially the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, is a country in West Africa. 85 more words


Tasting Chocolate for the First Time Ever

Ever know what it feels like to spend season after season growing, cultivating and shipping a crop and having absolutely no idea of where it goes or what it will be made into? 26 more words


Ebola hops on a plane to Lagos — and could have continued on

Full Comment’s Araminta Wordsworth brings you a daily round-up of quality punditry from across the globe. Today: Remember the panic caused by SARS, which had Canadians lining up to be vaccinated? 738 more words

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Deeply Divided Societies? Five Countries with a chance to win the World Cup despite internal problems

I wrote the following blog post about 6 weeks ago at the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup–Spain had just lost their first match. I’m posting it now because I think it’s interesting, and because I’m still working on my next blog post. 1,421 more words