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African Unity Day: A Touchstone of Pan-Africanism

In Ghana, May 25th is a national holiday, with offices closed and a day off from school. It’s called African Unity Day and celebrates the founding of what is now known as the African Union. 573 more words

World Wanderings

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If you are not scared to die you can take a taxi in China.  Just kidding, but they drive like lunatics usually. It is very cheap though, compared to most other countries. 640 more words

Daily Life

Michael Moore Says Day Vietnam War Ended Should Be A National Holiday

Filmmaker, Pundit, and overall disgusting human being, Michael Moore tweeted yesterday that April 30th should be a national holiday because it is the day that the Vietnam War ended. 280 more words


Today is National Honesty Day

Today is National Honesty Day. First, here’s a brief history on how this day came about:

Hirsh Goldberg of Maryland started this holiday in the 1990’s because he was writing a book: The Book of Lies: Fibs, Tales, Schemes, Scams, Fakes, and Frauds That Have Changed the Course of History and Affect Our Daily Lives. 194 more words

National Pet Day

Tuesday 11th April 2017

Today is National Pet Day, of course every day should be Pet Day but today is the national holiday where thousands upon thousands of people will be taking the time to give their pets that extra bit of time and affection which can sometimes be missed in a busy normal day. 461 more words


március 15, nemzeti ünnep (national holiday)

This past Wednesday was a national Hungarian Holiday. On Tuesday when I went to volunteer at Radnóti Miklós Gyakorlóiskola, I was able to attend their pre-celebration for their national holiday, because the next day no classes are held.  130 more words