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They Just Don’t Get It – 2014 Q1

Quarterly News Roundup, March 2014

Crimea’s Takeover Isn’t a Crime

The Obama Administration and the mainstream media here in the States paint Russia as a villain for sending in troops to take over Crimea, that little peninsula off the southern coast of Ukraine. 2,296 more words

Politics And Economics

They Just Don’t Get It – 2014 Q1

Quarterly News Roundup, March 2014

Crimea’s Takeover Isn’t a Crime

The Obama Administration and the mainstream media here in the States paint Russia as a villain for sending in troops to take over Crimea, that little peninsula off the southern coast of Ukraine. 2,328 more words

After We Die, What Then?

Solar Power -- The Wave Of The Future

In 1980 the generation of solar power using a state-of-art photovoltaic (solar) cell cost about $30 per watt. Today, we can generate the same one watt of power for about 75 cents. 737 more words

Economics

GET EDUCATED!

I felt compelled to write about this. No thanks to the BBC whose website seems silent on this one (correct me if I’m wrong), but I’ve learned that, since November, the UK government’s (In)Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has… 1,161 more words

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South Africa: 20 Years Later

A Note from the Editor: 2014 marks the 20th anniversary of South Africa’s transition from white minority rule to a democracy, and many South Africans will commemorate the end of apartheid with jubilation. 1,337 more words

Vol. 1, Issue 2: The Body Issue

The Singapore haze - cleverness 1, wisdom 0

So, here I am in Singapore. It hasn’t rained for over 5 weeks now. It’s hot! To make things worse the air has the subtle taste of acrid smoke. 913 more words

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