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#BookReview #ASMSG Op-Ed: Will you have the right to #vote in 2016?

Demonstrators march through the streets of Winston-Salem, N.C. on July 13, 2015, after the beginning of a federal voting rights trial challenging a 2013 state law. (Chuck Burton / Associated Press) LA Times OP-ED, Feb 5, 2016 Follow the Opinion section … Continue reading

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#RNC #DNC Message For #USA Citizens Living Abroad: VOTING IN 2016 U.S. ELECTIONS

“A People Who Mean To Be Their Own Governors Must Arm Themselves With The Power Which Knowledge Gives” – The Federalist Papers Your vote counts!  Did you know that many U.S. elections for house and senate have been decided by … Continue reading

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#FREE For 24 Hours: Public Speaking: What Amazing Nonsense You Are Talking! [Kindle Edition]

Book Description Publication Date: September 11, 2013 To be a good public speaker, never give up. Face your fear. “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” ~ James Baldwin In … Continue reading

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Socrates: “I Am A … Citizen of the World”

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world. — Socrates — Ed Coburn (@EdwardJCoburn) September 14, 2013 Being a “Citizen of the world” is a big responsibility. The term implies that you have a … Continue reading

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#Culture of #Excellence: #Accountability & the #International #Baccalaureate

“The culture of excellence” – Presidente Rafael Correa of Ecuador, referring to the International Baccalaureate… Firstly, let me make my position clear: The International Baccalaureate has the best education system in the world. If you doubt the sincerity of my … Continue reading

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Carolina Schmidt Zaldivar: Chile’s new Minister of Education

** Commercial Engineer at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. She developed a successful career in the private sector, being general manager and director of several companies. She began her career in the retail group FORUS SA in Chile and … Continue reading

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Michael Bloomberg, Mayor of New York City: “Why I’ll Be Voting For President Barack Obama”

JUST IN: In wake of Hurricane #Sandy, NYC Mayor Bloomberg endorses Obama for president, citing climate change CBSNews.com — CBS News (@CBSNews) November 1, 2012 NYC Mayor Bloomberg, a Republican, endorses Obama, citing climate change cbsn.ws/RuMroV — CBS News (@CBSNews) … Continue reading

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#Animoto is #Easy #Free #Amazing & #Funtastic

Four Fantastic FREE Books 4 U! by Thomas Jerome Baker on Oct 13, 2012 1,170 views Free books matter a lot. In the beginning, everything I wrote was intended for free. I had noticed that so many English language teachers … Continue reading

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Boudicca: Her Story (A Woman’s Book Every Man Should Read)

Boudicca, or Boadicea, as she is sometimes referred to, was, is, and remains a woman’s woman. In an age when women were having babies, cleaning houses, washing and cooking, Boudicca was running a country. Not just any country. Boudicca was … Continue reading

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$450 Million Dollar Plan: Vietnam demands its Non-Native English Teachers have Intermediate English Level

All school leavers will have a minimum level of English by 2020 under ambitious education reforms, but teachers fear that they are not getting the help they need to upgrade their own skills. Ed Parks Guardian Weekly, Tuesday 8 November … Continue reading

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