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Top 3 sights in Vientiane, Laos: Patuxai, Pha That Luang, That Dam

Vientiane, one of the smallest capital cities of ASEAN. But what it lacks in size it more than makes up for in character. Set on the banks of the mighty Mekong river, it’s the perfect place to recharge the batteries before or after embarking on that overland journey through Laos. 327 more words

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Face It, China Won the Cold War (Part III: Taming the Dragon)


PART III. Where Do We Go From Here?

The Chinese won the Cold War. They played the Soviets and the Americans off each other deftly, soaking up as much wealth, technology, and power as possible, in order to progress rapidly from regional, agrarian backwater, to a major international powerhouse in under a century. 9,752 more words


Pride – Proud – Progress: More than Just a Month-Long Celebration

While IBM celebrates Pride during the month of June, our commitment to diversity and inclusion extends well beyond a 30-day celebration of progress for the LGBT+ community. 784 more words