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Getting ready ...

It appears, according to an article in iPolitcs, that some smart, responsible people in the defence staff are getting ready for the inevitable: “ 602 more words

Foreign Policy

3rd December 2016 - Morning News Wrap

M68!: Morning News Wrap. From around the Globe to your Frontal Lobe. Good Morning. Here is the News:-

Three year old boy has been found after an agonizing search in Perth. 382 more words

Australian News

Managing Decisions in Complex Systems

Complex systems including climate change, health care policy, and consumer behavior are difficult to comprehend because they have many overlapping factors that influence each other; it is hard to accurately model an outcome. 874 more words

Sustainable Development

SOGI at the UN

At the 2016 World Conference of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association in Bangkok, Thailand, the first-ever United Nations independent expert on sexual orientation and gender identity (UN IE SOGI), Professor Vitit Muntarbhorn, recognized the importance of the interconnectedness of international non-governmental organizations as he discussed the UN mandate on SOGI to provide more oversight on ensuring protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. 477 more words

World Society

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Written by Nicole Scholz,

Each year, 3 December marks the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The day was proclaimed by the United Nations (UN) in 1992 to promote awareness and mobilise support. 756 more words

Economic And Social Policies

CSOTD 12/2/16: Lost in the Twilight Zone

During the past few months, I’ve been going through my collection of more than 2,000 Christmas CDs and at least as many 45s, assembling songs for personal Christmas mix CDs that reflect my wide tastes in Christmas music. 398 more words

Christmas Song Of The Day 2016