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Uzbekistan: Chasing the Sea

An ex-Peace Corps volunteer returns to Uzbekistan to purge his inner demons and write about the ill-fated Aral Sea.

Country Focus: Uzbekistan (O’zbekiston in Uzbek) 421 more words

World Literature

In October, I had the opportunity to get out of Tashkent and see more of Uzbekistan not once, but twice – the first time on a three day work-related trip, and the second time on a short weekend trip with my husband and friends. 464 more words

Foreign Service

Cotton Campaign

Why I Do Not Shop At H&M

Okay, I actually really like what H&M sells. Spunky, cute, comfy styles at really good prices – but why are the prices so good? 837 more words

Exploited Cotton

Kids, Carpets and Kazakhstan

Hello there, and sorry for the hiatus. I’d blame it on the pressures of working life but actually I think perhaps it’s the low price of beer around here. 982 more words



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