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New U.S. Citizens Look Forward To Voting

(CBS) – Nearly five dozen newly sworn U.S. citizens took their oath in Daley Plaza Friday.

Among them: Dorival Simoes from Brazil, who’s been a green card holder for 20 years. 235 more words


"I am a Peace Corps Volunteer"

So, I’ve been here in Cahul (in the South of Moldova) for just about 2 weeks.  It’s already starting to seem familiar.  Strange to realize that just a short time ago I lived in a different town with different people, had different everyday activities, was surrounded by many more people who were on the same Peace Corps journey as I was, and was still focused forward toward the time when my service would actually start.   350 more words


Ambassador Robert W. Johnson IV Assumes Post at U.S. Embassy London

Posted: 1:02 am  ET
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Excellent 1st meeting w/ Sec. @BorisJohnson at the @foreignoffice. The U.S.-UK relationship remains a cornerstone of U.S. foreign policy.

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On *finally* knowing where I'm going to spend the next two years

Family, friends, and other devoted followers and adoring fans: 你好!I’ll admit, it’s been a pretty long time since I’ve updated my blog. I didn’t exactly realize this was going to be an issue until people actually reached out to me and asked me if I was still alive, slash if so why haven’t I written a blog post in an inexcusable amount of time? 3,119 more words


Swearing In

Shortly after being made aware of our site placements, the trainee’s day-to-day lives took a turn.  Our Liberian English sessions became lessons on the local languages spoken in the regions to which we’d be moving, in our case Krahn.   1,354 more words


And I Swear (In)

Forgive me for the title of this blog, but that song has been in my head all week…

Anyway, Julius and I are officially Peace Corps Volunteers!! 217 more words