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"What happened in Rwanda is happening again in Central African Republic"

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So, this is an article I found while surfing through Facebook, and having been introduced to the Rwandan genocide that occurred in 1994 in one of my high school classes, it peaked my interest. 470 more words

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Laszlo Bock and Google's resume advice is good, but it isn't the be-all and the end-all

This article from Thomas Friedman that ran in Sunday’s New York Times “How To Get A Job At Google, Part 2″ — has drawn a bunch of attention (if you’re curious, … 563 more words

Fundamental Explainers

Anti Fascist Propaganda

The millions of military mercenaries

Expressing a violent disposition

Some are gun baring psychos.

Taking advantage of their position.

Just the other day I read in the news… 590 more words

Poetry

South Korean Ferry Sinking

There was a recent accident off the coast of South Korea, the officials say that there are still a near 270 missing, mostly high-school students. Apparently the captain of the ship, whose job was to keep everyone safe, got out of the ship before everyone else (Including Children). 54 more words

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Johan Rockstrom: Let the environment guide our development

This TED talk, in contradiction to the one featured in my previous post, sees Johan Rockstrom suggest that preserving the climate is a top priority and that rapid advancements in technology and science can be the answer to the problems of climate change. 280 more words

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I Am Silent (K.Blais)

Today our school joined with the Free The Children and Me to WE foundations and participated in the #WeAreSilent campaign with people from across the world. 701 more words

Perspective

Hope in the dark. This is Easter.

Easter was never a massive deal in my family growing up.
Not celebrated like Christmas anyway with the extensive gifts, presents and holiday festivities.

There was chocolate, church and family. 1,245 more words

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