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Understanding China's Foreign Aid

China is on route to becoming the world’s largest foreign aid donor. While the Trump administration is planning to cut back its foreign aid budget, China is expanding its global development footprint. 574 more words

Asia

Globalization is Poverty, by Raúl Ilargi Meijer

Globalization is centralization and centralization leads to poverty. From  Raúl Ilargi Meijer at theautomaticearth.com:

Central bankers have never done more damage to the world economy than in the past 10 years. 294 more words

Government

Teaching Tools for Geography

This page on Edutopia provides teachers with five different tools that they could use to make teaching geography more exciting and fun to teach. This will also help the students to be more interested in the lesson and be more engaged. 94 more words

Social Studies

18 Resources for the Globalized Classroom

This URL shows 18 resources to ensure that your classroom is providing an environment to learn about globalization for social studies. Using these resources for your classroom can help students see and learn how international affairs and issues can impact local regions in the United States. 23 more words

Social Studies

Cultural Competence as a librarian + immigration as part of globalization

This is my INFO281 Blog Post #3

In our globalization class, we’ve been reading about cultural flows and global flows of people (migration in particular).  As I read about the plight of undocumented immigrants, I was reminded by a recent read:  357 more words

Pondering

Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus opened up America to the world – and the world to America.

In today’s world he would be a supporter of globalization and free trade.

~ Sharon Lee Davies-Tight

SHARON'S QUOTES

Puerto Rico: Belonging to, But Not Part of

The Trump administration’s delay in sending real aid to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria is a distasteful display of colonialist racism. But it’s par for the course: our citizenship has always been second-class. 1,355 more words

Urban/Global Politics