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Two Worlds: The Cuba Caste System

Perhaps it’s not a caste system the way we normally use the phrase, but there was something eerie about the way two worlds seem to coexist in Cuba: The tourists and those who work in tourism. 477 more words

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Third World Exposure

I have been privileged to work in a variety of areas of ministry: For a local church, for a Christian book distributor, for a Christian music distributor, for a Christian book publisher, for two Christian camp ministries, for a Christian television ministry, for an international Bible distributor, as a teacher in a Christian school, for a local Christian newspaper, for two nationally distributed Christian magazines, for a Christian arts organization… well, you get the idea. 373 more words

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Breaking the Fourth Wall

It wasn’t exactly breaking the fourth wall as is usually defined, but it was a moment in our trip to Cuba where the wall between the lives of the villagers and the rich tourists on the air-conditioned bus was momentarily shattered. 495 more words

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Worldwide Renewable Energy at a Low Cost. Can we make it happen? Part 3

Let’s continue from where we stopped from Part 2 of this post. For more information you can start from Part 1. 1,008 more words

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Worldwide Renewable Energy at a Low Cost. Can we make it happen? Part 2

Let’s continue from where we stopped from Part 1 of this post.

The Great Green Wall and the Green Great Wall and their possibilities

┬áSo now you will say (and you have a right to do so): “This is all good and true, but I came here for the free part, not a lecture in marketing, profits and distant and plausible futures.”. 1,095 more words

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Once again confirmed, Devon is 'unaffordable'

Devon is one of the least affordable places in Britain for people who want to own their own homes, according to a new report.

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Worldwide Renewable Energy at a Low Cost. Can we make it happen? Part 1

How much Renewable Energy do we use and what the future has in store for us?

According to the report of REN21 and data by the… 880 more words

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