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Tortilis in Amboseli, early morning July 21, 2017

We got up early for our first full day in the park. Coffee and biscuits (cookies) were delivered to our tent before sunrise. Off we went in our Land Cruiser to look for animals. 313 more words

Africa

Boabab - "The Tree Of Life".

Baobab is the common name of a
genus of trees ( Adansonia ). There are nine species. Six species live in the drier parts of Madagascar , two in mainland Africa, and one in Australia . 426 more words

Mediterranean Boat Lift, NGOs, Human Trafficking, and Chao

The US Naval Institute blog has a post I think you may find worth reading about the water side of the European Immigration crisis.

“Government Sponsored Anarchy at Sea,” by CDR Salamander

Alien Migrant Interdiction Operations

Hooyo

In my mother’s house
I am the girl from outside

Poetry

Unstoppable Leaders

When you  hear “history book,”  do you turn and run? Are these books the last on your reading list? Is your perception of learning history colored by memorization and repetition often utilized in schools? 460 more words

History

Nigerian youths need to get their act together

By Rafiq Raji, PhD

It was International Youth Day (12 August) in the weekend just past. Marking the day was endorsed and adopted by the United Nations Security Council in 2015. 1,134 more words

Africa