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Mike’s answers to 10 questions regarding his article Casey and Yeon-mi ‘Puppet’ Show

Michael Bassett authored and originally published this piece on the Korea Observer (30 October 2014). 

Before we start, I want to let the audience know that my goal is to simply make the world a better place for all of us.

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Aldiona Kërri from Albania, Co-Founder of AWP, is Opportunity Desk Young Person of the Month for October 2014

We are pleased to introduce Aldiona Kërri from Albania as the October 2014 Young Person of the Month. Aldiona is an award-winning 21 year old Medical Student and Changemaker. 1,105 more words



This is the first time in almost four weeks that I have had the time to sit down and gather my own thoughts. I have been slacking – but to no fault of my own. 259 more words


Space Travel, Drug Cartels, a North Korean escapee, the Northern Ireland Peace Process, Inspiration and more at One Young World 2014 in Dublin

        Travel changes the way you perceive the world. It adds a new lens and causes you to question things you thought you knew about the world. 1,175 more words

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Postcard of the Week: Ireland

           The 2014 summit of One Young World was held in Dublin a few weeks ago (read my pre-OYW blog post here). It was actually my fourth visit to Dublin, and it’s unusual that I return to the same city that many times! 201 more words

Postcard Of The Week

One Young World, Dublin 2014

Last week I had the privilege of attending One Young World in Dublin. The conference brings together more than a thousand young people aged 18-30 to learn and talk about world issues. 709 more words

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Lost in Translation

I’ve studied French for a total of 10 years, 6 years at secondary school and 4 years at university, with one of those years spent studying and living in France. 543 more words