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Municipal Consolidation

Municipal consolidation, or regionalism, frequently comes up in discussions of cities and their relationship with suburbs. This is especially true in places where there is a stark racial and/or economic wealth divide between the city and its suburbs, with Detroit being the classic example. 1,362 more words

Symmetrical characters, parallel fates

August 19, 2014

Symmetrical characters, parallel fates

COMMENT by Terence Netto@www.malaysiakini.com

Now that the cat has sprung out of the bag and is dashing about among a wider public, the only news would be if anyone has died of shock from the revelation that Dr Mahathir Mohamad has withdrawn support for Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak. 809 more words

Politics

Happy 69th Birthday, Indonesia

August 17, 2014

Happy 69th Birthday, Indonesia

To All Our Friends, Associates, Bapak Presiden, Government and People of Indonesia

Dr Kamsiah and I warmly congratulate your great country on the occasion of its 69th Birthday which falls today. 97 more words

Politics

Intervention of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Federica Mogherini, at the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)

SANTIAGO (CHILE), ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMISSION FOR LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, 5 AUGUST 2014.

On 5 August 2014, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Federica Mogherini, gave a keynote speech at the headquarters of the Economic and Social Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). 2,678 more words

United Nations

Europe of Regions II: Upper Silesia

“From the beginning of this month I have been staying in the most fascinating land, which forms into such complete and sensual beauty. I shall have much to tell you upon return.”

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Germany

Thomas Hart Benton

Thomas Hart Benton (April 15, 1889 – January 19, 1975) was an American painter and muralist. Along with Grant Wood and John Steuart Curry, he was at the forefront of the Regionalist art movement. 216 more words

Artist

Europe of Regions

We need to descend deep into the past in order to understand all the things that take place around us today.

But what does “deep” mean? 1,406 more words

Multiculturalism