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23 year old Djin lost one of his legs in a traffic accident when a car drove into him. Despite his unjust misfortune, his high spirits are contagious for all at the rehabilitation centre where he is recovering. 32 more words


Chantan, 34, has worked in the garment factories on the outskirts of Phnom Penh for 12 years. Working six days a week, and with as much overtime as possible, she rarely gets to see her two children who stay with relatives in the province that she works so hard to provide for. 108 more words

Did USAID/OIG Retaliates Against an Auditor Alleging $120 Million Waste?

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The Foreign Service Grievance Board (FSGB) wants to know.

In December, it granted the unnamed auditor’s (the charged employee) Motion for Additional Discovery. 845 more words

U.S. Missions

Review - Prog 1979 (2000AD)

Publisher: Rebellion
Writers/Artists: Judge Dredd: The Lion’s Den – Michael Carroll and PJ Holden
Survival Geeks: Lord Of The Ringers – Gordon Rennie, Emma Beeby and Neil Googe… 907 more words


Neapolitan edicola

“Edicola at Naples. The niche at the top contains a Madonna con Bambino; the niche at the bottom holds a diorama of the souls in Purgatory.”

Michael Carroll, Veiled Threats.

Italian Culture

More Than A Kelly Clarkson Song

Stronger by Michael Carroll took the Kelly Clarkson song ‘Stronger’ to the next level. Stronger has as much action as in a comicbook, and as much emotion as pages can handle. 317 more words

Book Review

Madonne vs. santi

“The concepts saint and Mary evoke quite different connotations in Italy. A saint is much more likely to be associated with the local community. A saint, for example, is likely the protector of that community. 152 more words

Italian Culture