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How Long Can Maduro Hang on to Power in Venezuela? Depends on the Government's Appetite for Death

As I have previously noted in an older blog post, the fate of Venezuela is more likely to bear a resemblance to Mugabe’s Zimbabwe than that of Kirchner’s Argentina. 527 more words

Politics

Dairy farm memories

I grew up on a farm in Africa. Although it was not solely a dairy farm there was a dairy. Long before before milking machines the cows were milked by hand. 369 more words

Hinda Hirshfeld

Hinda Hirshfeld was Ari’s 3x great-grandmother from Liepaja (Libau), Latvia. She must have been born in about 1865 (based on her age at death). I don’t know her mother’s name. 234 more words

Mozambique Company #165 (1935)

One of the very first stamps I remember adding to my stamp collection as a boy of nine or ten was a stamp from the Mozambique Company, one of those stamp-issuing entities that wasn’t even a colony or country. 2,229 more words

Stamp Issuers

@BillBradley3 @collegeofidaho August 24

My daily post theme for 2017 is on Colleges and Universities.

The plan for starting my blog back in 2014 was at the urging of fellow coaching colleagues to share posts on leadership and/or motivation. 404 more words

Universities And Colleges