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Visa & Migration to Canada

The Canadian work permit from LMO to LMIA news will be released next

Farmer-soldiers on the Hokkaido Frontier

From Hokkaido, A History of Ethnic Transition and Development on Japan’s Northern Island, by Ann B. Irish (McFarland, 2009), pp. 115-117:

Traditional Japanese practices of government and administration were not suited to an enterprise such as pioneer settlement.

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Japan

Microsoft Recognizes Vision Solutions for Leadership and Innovation

Last month at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington, D.C. we were very honored to receive the Microsoft Platform Modernization Alliance Technology Innovation Award. This award is given to Microsoft partners who deliver innovative solutions that directly address customer challenges. 269 more words

Migration

From thecologist.org: News investigation Scandal of the 'tomato slaves' harvesting crop exported to UK

1st September, 2011

Across Italy an invisible army of migrant workers harvests tomatoes destined for our dinner plates. Paid poverty wages and living in squalor, medical charities have described conditions as ‘hell’. 3,502 more words

Business

The Last Major Ainu Uprising, 1789

From Hokkaido, A History of Ethnic Transition and Development on Japan’s Northern Island, by Ann B. Irish (McFarland, 2009), p. 47:

A frightening uprising with long-lasting ramifications erupted in 1789.

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Japan

Where We Came From and Where We Went, State by State

This New York Times article is everything. I love graphics, and I love anything that talks about migration.

1.) My home state of Texas has the highest native-born population retention rate in the country. 112 more words

Humans and Neanderthals may have overlapped in Europe for 5,400 years

The previous timeline of “modern humans arriving in Europe” was about 40,000 years ago (they left the African area about 60,000 years ago). Now, based on work from the journalĀ  379 more words

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