The word "global" derives from "globe," meaning ball or sphere. The principle, ideology, strategy and tactics of governments must be humanized and earth-ized. Germany — Klondike Derby, Heidelberg Shakespeare and Milton were the greatest sons of their country; but Chaucer was the Father of his Country, rather in the style of George Washington.
It thus touches the life of Chaucer at two points, since his people were London traders and his patrons were, at least partly, of the baronial party.
Although time itself has no frontiers, we humans create borders of time to add order to our lives together. Anybody can see that this could be an irritating attitude; but there were two sides to the question.
Merry highlights the knowledge gap between the drafters of international law and the communities who are directly impacted by these laws. Thank you for your applause. Our best work may still be ahead! The crowd would laugh at me.
The UDHR was a reaction to the war, to develop laws of peace as an adjunct to the laws of war, with the expectation that once human rights are fully respected, humans would be less inclined to behave aggressively toward one another.
The wretched prisoners huddling in the stinking cages of the lock-ups, the grey, cowed faces of the long-term convicts, the scarred buttocks of the men who had been Bogged with bamboos—all these oppressed me with an intolerable sense of guilt.
At three I left the workhouse kitchen and went back to the spike. But also I knew that I was going to do no such thing. The friction of the great beast's foot had stripped the skin from his back as neatly as one skins a rabbit. More than 80 declarations, treaties and multilateral conventions have been ratified over the past 75 years in an effort to protect various aspects of the environment.
Why don't we have compliance programs to stop the sale of guns, tanks, warplanes, bombs, etc.? To see the scope of this gigantic jest we must take in the whole position of the poet and the whole conception of the poem.
We must reaffirm our commitment to equality of opportunity and equality of outcome with regard to time; it is a duty of everyone to respect how each of us can use the time we have. Old Daddy, witless with age, sat silent, his back bent like a bow and his inflamed eyes dripping slowly on to the floor.
We will consider the process of globalization and its relationship to the changing landscape of Africa in a historical context. Chaucer was a perfectly orthodox Catholic, and the English had hitherto been little interested in the old medieval heresies.
Ashes from a campfire are sprinkled into the flames of the next campfire. Illogical to the extreme, THE RAT MAN pushes the believability barrier by giving such a small creature the ability to slaughter full-size humans without much of a fight.
Swaddle me in corduroy and nurse me with split pea soup.Facts, information and articles about The Oregon Trail, a part of Westward Expansion from the Wild West Oregon Trail summary: The 2,mile east-west trai.
WORLD CITIZEN BLOG and UPDATES 70th Anniversary of the World Citizen Movement. By David Gallup On May 25,Garry Davis stepped out of the US Embassy in Paris after taking the Oath of Renunciation of citizenship. Camp Walt Whitman has been a huge part of my life for more than 30 years.
In the 80s and 90s, I was a camper, CIT, counselor, and senior staff member. Now, my daughter attends and I’m a proud Whitman parent.
AFAM Intro to African American Studies This course provides an overview of African American history and culture. Topics include major events, persons, and issues spanning the period from the African heritage to contemporary times.
Based on the real-life adventures of Laura Ingalls Wilder, On the Banks of Plum Creek is the Newbery Honor-winning fourth book in the Little House series, which has captivated generations of readers. This edition features the classic black-and-white artwork from Garth Williams.
The adventures of. RABID GRANNIES () - Heavily edited (at least here in the States) but still outrageous horror-comedy from Belgium. A group of relatives gather at the mansion of their wealthy aunts (not grannies) to celebrate their birthdays.
What a lovely bunch of people they are: A mistrusting lesbian and her beautiful lover; a cowardly husband and his wife and two bratty kids; a lecherous nephew who hits.Download