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Teaching the N-Word To EFL Students: History & Meaning Of The N-Word

Today, I take you back 400 years in time, to the year 1619. The place is Jamestown, Virginia. The first African slaves have just “arrived” in America. At least, that’s what our history books tell us that John Rolfe documented: … Continue reading

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#BlackHistoryMonth #ASMSG African #Slave Trade & Bartolomé De Las Casas: Gold, #God & Glory

Bartolome De Las Casas: Protector of the Indians “We came here to serve God and also to get rich.” -Bernal Diaz del Castillo With the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Caribbean, two civilizations that had previously been isolated from … Continue reading

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#Ebola #Virus #Disease: From #Epidemic To #Pandemic #ASMSG #IARTG #BookBoost

Book Description Publication Date: October 11, 2014 With news of the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the U.S., the public is on edge and looking for fast answers about just how vulnerable they are to the deadly virus. This … Continue reading

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A Request From Spain: I Live In Chile ¡Viva Chile!

Dear Thomas, My name is Isabel and I will soon travel to Chile with my family (my husband has been living there since last November). We will begin a new phase, a new adventure with our six children! I would … Continue reading

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English Language Teachers: Get your Free copy of ELTmag, Issue 2!

Issue 2 of ELTmag is now online at http://www.ELTmag.com. This issue contains practical teaching ideas from teachers around the world – Spain, Britain, Austria, Iran, New Zealand and Chile – including well-known authors Russell Stannard, Charlie Hadfield, Jamie Keddie , … Continue reading

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Pamplona, Spain 2012: Running With the Bulls

Introduction to Pamplona 90km (56 miles) SE of San Sebastián, 385km (239 miles) NE of Madrid, 168km (104 miles) NE of Zaragoza Ernest Hemingway’s descriptions of the running of the bulls in his 1927 novel, The Sun Also Rises, made … Continue reading

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Debate: Legalize Marijuana – Pro & Contra: Cannabinoids ameliorate disease progression in a model of multiple sclerosis in mice

Cannabinoids ameliorate disease progression in a model of multiple sclerosis in mice, acting preferentially through CB1 receptor-mediated anti-inflammatory effects Fuente: Emol MADRID. – Many patients suffering from multiple sclerosis (MS) have chosen to consume Cannabis sativa to stop the ongoing … Continue reading

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Chileno Alexis Sánchez, a un paso del Barcelona de España

http://www.elcomercio.com/deportes/futbol/Chileno-Alexis-Sanchez-Barcelona-Espana_0_493150681.html El delantero chileno Alexis Sánchez está “a punto” de incorporarse al Barcelona, según informaron hoy varios medios españoles. “Alexis Sánchez está a punto de fichar por el Barcelona”, tituló hoy el diario “As” su artículo sobre el potencial traspaso … Continue reading

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Next Season, Alexis Sanchez Will Play For: Udinese? No. Barcelona? Maybe. Manchester United? No. Who? Stay Tuned…

Alexis Sanchez. One thing is certain when you watch this kid play football. He’s exciting. In the blink of an eye, he makes a move that turns the whole complexion of the match. Close your eyes. Can you see Sanchez … Continue reading

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Europe’s Most Wanted Man is Alexis Sanchez: Why? 2011 – Top 10 Goals *NEW*

There has never been any doubt before about Alexis Sanchez. The whole world knew this boy wonder, “El Niño Maravilla”. He can handle the ball, drive you crazy as he goes left then right, back, around, and over, if not … Continue reading

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