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The Forgotten Folk

Its sharing time my friend.

I don’t know if you know this, but I was birthed from immigrant parents who hailed from the Mother of all the modern world… 427 more words

Societal Flaws

money does not smell. or does it?

in case you are among those, who wonder how the London’s properties have become so unaffordable to buy and if you wonder why in developing countries governments struggle to provide the basic public services to their citizens, here is one of the answers.  15 more words

Economy

A surprise redemption

At 4:15 this afternoon, I put on my workout clothes to go the gym for my dreaded old man sweatfest.  I had even put on my back brace and both knee braces.   311 more words

What I'm Feeling Today

A Little Flashback

Bonjour! 

I have had an absolutely aaaamaaaazing weekend in Carriacou and visiting the Tobago Cays. I don’t really have any words to describe how beautiful it was, but 1,500 photos of beach and blue water might tell you how stunning we thought it was. 442 more words

Cape Town

'A Serengetti On Our Doorstep' George Monbiot: For more wonder, rewild the world

Wolves were once native to the US’ Yellowstone National Park — until hunting wiped them out. But when, in 1995, the wolves began to come back (thanks to an aggressive management program), something interesting happened: the rest of the park began to find a new, more healthful balance. 41 more words

Global Issues

Lacey Act

The Lacey Act is an US Federal act that addresses the issues of illegal killing, selling, trading, and possession of mammals and birds. This act also addresses the issue illegal logging… 307 more words

Maine

The Discussion about Charlie Hebdo Isn't Dead Yet

By Ines Kagubare

Although an international community has rallied around Charlie Hebdo magazine following the attack at its office that left 12 people dead, not all are in solidarity with its satirical methods. 377 more words

Global Issues