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AllAfrica.com
Guide Towards Sustainable TourismAS AFRICA develops its tourism industry, the question of sustainability is one
Guide Towards Sustainable Tourism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
AS AFRICA develops its tourism industry, the question of sustainability is one that requires more attention now than ever before. The need for tourists to make positive impact on the environment, society and economy of their countries of origin as... Read more
21h
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
UK renewables cuts 'risk slowing shift to clean energy' The UK government risks slowing the shift to clean energy sources by cutting
UK renewables cuts 'risk slowing shift to clean energy'
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 21 hours ago
The UK government risks slowing the shift to clean energy sources by cutting support for renewable energy and strongly backing gas as a transitional fuel, according to the UN's environment... Read more
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Slate
How to Fly a Drone Without Being a JerkThe citizen’s guide to the future. Be polite, ask permission, and don’t drink.
How to Fly a Drone Without Being a Jerk
Slate / Posted yesterday
The citizen’s guide to the future. Be polite, ask permission, and don’t drink. Drones are a marvelous new consumer technology, allowing the average person to take aerial photographs, make highly accurate maps... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Far from rusty: Central Florida manufacturers turn to trendy 3D printingUses for 3D printing are exploding, as more people tinkering with the technolog
Far from rusty: Central Florida manufacturers turn to trendy 3D printing
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Uses for 3D printing are exploding, as more people tinkering with the technology have turned out items ranging from controversial plastic guns to widely hailed prosthetic limbs in Orlando. Now Central Florida manufacturers, including giants like... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sunita Narain: Garbage is about recyclingLast fortnight, I discussed the need to reinvent garbage management in our citi
Sunita Narain: Garbage is about recycling
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Last fortnight, I discussed the need to reinvent garbage management in our cities so that we can process waste and not 'landfill' it ('In need of a landfill tax', May 9, 2016). This, as I wrote, required households and institutions to segregate their... Read more
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New York Post
The one body part models actually want bigNew York plastic surgeon Nicolas Tabbal was visiting his wife, designer Reem Ac
The one body part models actually want big
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
New York plastic surgeon Nicolas Tabbal was visiting his wife, designer Reem Acra, when he spotted an unlikely catwalker in her office. “My God, this girl needs a rhinoplasty!” he exclaimed when the model was out of earshot. “No,” his better half... Read more
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Philly.com
Cosmetic surgery trends to watchAccording to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, which last mon
Cosmetic surgery trends to watch
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, which last month released its 2015 national data report, the country’s cosmetic surgery industry is alive and well. In fact, Americans spent more than $13.5 billion last year on... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Plastic-foam debate resurfaces | Make room for drones | Ads tout film industry in NYCPlastic-foam controversy floats back to the surface Makers of expanded polysty
Plastic-foam debate resurfaces | Make room for drones | Ads tout film industry in NYC
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
Plastic-foam controversy floats back to the surface Makers of expanded polystyrene products are again pushing the city to recycle their coffee cups and clamshell containers, with the additional leverage of a court ruling blocking a ban passed by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recycling Firms Save Environment From ChockingNAMIBIAN companies, most of whom are members of the Recycling Namibia Forum (RF
Recycling Firms Save Environment From Chocking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
NAMIBIAN companies, most of whom are members of the Recycling Namibia Forum (RFN), are making a huge contribution towards environmental protection by recycling and re-using waste. Mpact, a Walvis Bay-based company producing corrugated cartons - has... Read more
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The Advocate
Are Closeted Actors 'Selfish'?When Colton Haynes came out earlier this month following years of speculation f
Are Closeted Actors 'Selfish'?
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
When Colton Haynes came out earlier this month following years of speculation from the LGBT press and fans, he expressed his regret for “letting people down” by not revealing his sexual orientation earlier. “I should have made a comment or a... Read more
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Slate
Behind the Scenes as One of America’s Most Innovative Opera Companies Adapts The ShiningArts, entertainment, and more. The SingingBehind the scenes as one of America’
Behind the Scenes as One of America’s Most Innovative Opera Companies Adapts The Shining
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
Arts, entertainment, and more. The SingingBehind the scenes as one of America’s most innovative opera companies adapts a Stephen King (and Stanley Kubrick) classic. In April, Stephen King wrote an editorial for the Boston Globe lamenting the... Read more
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The Age
North Korea’s one per centers savour life in 'Pyonghattan'Pyongyang: They like fast fashion from Zara and H&M. They work out to be seen a
North Korea’s one per centers savour life in 'Pyonghattan'
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Pyongyang: They like fast fashion from Zara and H&M. They work out to be seen as much as to exercise. They drink cappuccinos to show how cosmopolitan they are. Some have had their eyelids done to make them look more western. North Korea now has a... Read more
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The New Yorker
Why Dating Is DrudgeryDating “often feels like the worst, most precarious form of contemporary labor:
Why Dating Is Drudgery
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
Dating “often feels like the worst, most precarious form of contemporary labor: an unpaid internship,” Moira Weigel writes.Credit Illustration by Alain Pilon Suzanne, a young woman in San Francisco, met a man—call him John—on the dating site... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
North Korea’s one per centers savour life in 'Pyonghattan'Pyongyang: They like fast fashion from Zara and H&M. They work out to be seen a
North Korea’s one per centers savour life in 'Pyonghattan'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Pyongyang: They like fast fashion from Zara and H&M. They work out to be seen as much as to exercise. They drink cappuccinos to show how cosmopolitan they are. Some have had their eyelids done to make them look more western. North Korea now has a... Read more
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WA Today
North Korea’s one per centers savour life in 'Pyonghattan'Pyongyang: They like fast fashion from Zara and H&M. They work out to be seen a
North Korea’s one per centers savour life in 'Pyonghattan'
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Pyongyang: They like fast fashion from Zara and H&M. They work out to be seen as much as to exercise. They drink cappuccinos to show how cosmopolitan they are. Some have had their eyelids done to make them look more western. Smartly uniformed women... Read more
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Japan Today
'Regrets, I've had a few' -- and that tattoo may be one ‹ Japan Todayname or face etched onto your skin for eternity. Or you’ve just turned 18, and
'Regrets, I've had a few' -- and that tattoo may be one ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
name or face etched onto your skin for eternity. Or you’ve just turned 18, and your first rebellious act upon reaching the age of majority is to have a dragon tattooed on your chest. Well, you may want to think twice before rushing to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inflation Tax Sets Consumers for Fresh July Price IncreasesPrices of cars, fuel, cigarettes, alcoholic drinks, juices and financial servic
Inflation Tax Sets Consumers for Fresh July Price Increases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Prices of cars, fuel, cigarettes, alcoholic drinks, juices and financial services are expected to rise once again in July when the Treasury factors in the average inflation rate for the past year in line with new excise tax regulations passed by... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Seaweed Packaging Makes a Splash and Wins the Lexus Design AwardAlong a backlit wood-and-paper wall of an exhibition space in Milan, the young
Seaweed Packaging Makes a Splash and Wins the Lexus Design Award
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
Along a backlit wood-and-paper wall of an exhibition space in Milan, the young designers rocked in place, nervously tapping their feet as they awaited the big announcement. The Lexus Design Award 2016, which began last October with 1,232 submissions... Read more
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Business Wire
TELEMUNDO & NBC UNIVERSO Continue to Redefine Hispanic Media with New Formats & Original Productions Featuring over 1,100 Hours of Multiplatform ContentUpfront presentation, being held tomorrow at Radio City Music Hall, TELEMUNDO a
TELEMUNDO & NBC UNIVERSO Continue to Redefine Hispanic Media with New Formats & Original Productions Featuring over 1,100 Hours of Multiplatform Content
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
Upfront presentation, being held tomorrow at Radio City Music Hall, TELEMUNDO and NBC UNIVERSO announced a robust lineup of new programming for the 2016-2017 season, featuring over 1,100 hours of new innovative formats and multiplatform content,... Read more
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asianage
Dangerous gameWhile all the developed and developing countries of the world constantly endeav
Dangerous game
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
While all the developed and developing countries of the world constantly endeavour to modernise and update their educational structures, we in India seem to have other ideas. When people in authority, whose every word is reported in the national (and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
North Korea's one-percenters savor life in 'Pyonghattan'View of Ryugyong Hotel among towering apartments and other high-rises in Pyongy
North Korea's one-percenters savor life in 'Pyonghattan'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
View of Ryugyong Hotel among towering apartments and other high-rises in Pyongyang, North Korea. Photo / The Washington Post / Linda Davidson They like fast fashion from Zara and H&M. They work out to be seen as much as to exercise. They drink... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Regrets, I've had a few' -- and that tattoo may be oneincreasing number who end up regretting getting one Or you've just turned 18,
'Regrets, I've had a few' -- and that tattoo may be one
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
increasing number who end up regretting getting one Or you've just turned 18, and your first rebellious act upon reaching the age of majority is to have a dragon tattooed on your chest. Well, you may want to think twice before rushing to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 11 May 20161.1. Cabinet took note of the report-back by the Minister of Finance to the Pre
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 11 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
1.1. Cabinet took note of the report-back by the Minister of Finance to the President, on the progress of Government's consultations with the private sector and labour on the economy. The President mandated the Minister to lead engagements with these... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Facial Aesthetics Market 2016- Shift from Invasive to Minimally Invasive and Non-Invasive ProceduresThe global facial aesthetics market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 9.82% duri
Global Facial Aesthetics Market 2016- Shift from Invasive to Minimally Invasive and Non-Invasive Procedures
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
The global facial aesthetics market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 9.82% during the period 2016-2020. Global Facial Aesthetics Market 2016-2020 has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report... Read more
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International Business Times
Designer vaginas: Labia reshaping advert banned for being 'socially irresponsible' An advertising campaign encouraging women to undergo plastic surgery on their l
Designer vaginas: Labia reshaping advert banned for being 'socially irresponsible'
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
An advertising campaign encouraging women to undergo plastic surgery on their labia to achieve "a more natural appearance" has been banned after being deemed socially irresponsible. The ad, by the London Bridge Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Clinic,... Read more
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dna
Here's why India is turning to be a hot favourite for budget sex-change surgeryBorn Dale Archer, the 64-year-old American said she felt trapped in the wrong b
Here's why India is turning to be a hot favourite for budget sex-change surgery
dna / Posted 15 days ago
Born Dale Archer, the 64-year-old American said she felt trapped in the wrong body right from the start, recalling secretly trying on her mother's dresses as a boy -- much to the horror of her conservative military father. "I attempted to kill... Read more
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Boston Globe
Polymer can restore skin’s youthfulnessIt starts out like any one of a number of antiaging treatments: rub some goo on
Polymer can restore skin’s youthfulness
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
It starts out like any one of a number of antiaging treatments: rub some goo on your face, wait for it to dry. But this isn’t a skin cream or wrinkle serum, it’s an invisible polymer “second skin” that dries to tighten wrinkles and reduce skin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Measures to Deal With Cash ShortagesIn response to the cash challenges on both local (ZETSS) and foreign payment pl
Measures to Deal With Cash Shortages
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
In response to the cash challenges on both local (ZETSS) and foreign payment platforms (NOSTRO), RBZ has come up with an array of measures to deal with this economic adversary whilst also stabilisation the economy. These measures include; Restoration... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Urgent action needed to protect cosmetic surgery patients, doctors sayUrgent action needed by states to protect patients, surgeons say External Link
Urgent action needed to protect cosmetic surgery patients, doctors say
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
Urgent action needed by states to protect patients, surgeons say External Link: Australia's booming cosmetic surgery industry is set to undergo a major crackdown Leading surgeons say state and territory health authorities urgently need to... Read more
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Evening Standard
I wanted to create a female badass — like Iago with titsWhen Chloé J Esposito began writing her first novel, she wanted to create a new
I wanted to create a female badass — like Iago with tits
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
When Chloé J Esposito began writing her first novel, she wanted to create a new kind of anti-heroine. “I wanted to write about this strong, empowered female character who I describe as Iago with tits,” she says. “Iago from Othello, a really... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tired of blue and pink toys? Try brownWellesley, Massachusetts - When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees
Tired of blue and pink toys? Try brown
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Wellesley, Massachusetts - When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who's finishing a master's degree in entrepreneurship at Babson College, is... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
3-D in R&D makes an imprint on automotive suppliersF. Martin for Delphi) It seemed like a cute stunt two years ago when a little-
3-D in R&D makes an imprint on automotive suppliers
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 17 days ago
F. Martin for Delphi) It seemed like a cute stunt two years ago when a little-known startup called Local Motors took to the streets of Las Vegas with a car built largely of parts made with a 3-D printer. But cute no more. The auto industry is... Read more
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Wired News
One Swede Will Kill Cash Forever—Unless His Foe Saves It From ExtinctionNothing is more ordinary than a Monday morning at a Swedish bank. People go ab
One Swede Will Kill Cash Forever—Unless His Foe Saves It From Extinction
Wired News / Posted 17 days ago
Nothing is more ordinary than a Monday morning at a Swedish bank. People go about their business quietly, with Scandinavian efficiency. The weather outside is, more likely than not, cold and gray. But on April 22, 2013, the scene at Stockholm’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ZNCC to Hold a Breakfast Meeting Over Cash CrisisThe Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) is organising a business break
ZNCC to Hold a Breakfast Meeting Over Cash Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) is organising a business breakfast meeting on the current cash crisis that has hit the country. The breakfast meeting will comprise a panel of high profile individuals to discuss solutions to the cash... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sex-change surgery: India's new line in budget medical tourismonly alternative to killing herself Betty Ann Archer, 64, flew to New Delhi to
Sex-change surgery: India's new line in budget medical tourism
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
only alternative to killing herself Betty Ann Archer, 64, flew to New Delhi to complete her gender transition She is one of a growing number heading to India for budget operations Born Dale Archer, she said she felt trapped in wrong body from... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
College student from Pompano designs dolls for boys of colorWhen Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are m
College student from Pompano designs dolls for boys of color
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who grew up in Pompano Beach, is launching a new line of dolls designed for boys of color. One is meant to... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Carillion nets £33m profit from sustainability action Carillion has added an additional £33.8m to its overall profits thanks to an
Carillion nets £33m profit from sustainability action
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 20 days ago
Carillion has added an additional £33.8m to its overall profits thanks to an increased focus on sustainable business practices, the British construction company has announced in its latest CSR... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Environmental Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-2017Honourable Acting Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee, Mr Silence Makhubele,
Minister Edna Molewa - Environmental Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Honourable Acting Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee, Mr Silence Makhubele, MP Distinguished Chairpersons and Chief Executives of Public Entities In December last year the UN General Assembly (UNGA) adopted 2030 Agenda for Sustainable... Read more
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The Star
Thursday, May 5tepid data on private sector US jobs and a retreat in biotech shares. Weaker-th
Thursday, May 5
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
tepid data on private sector US jobs and a retreat in biotech shares. Weaker-than-expected results from Priceline added to the bearish tone. - Reuters The DJIA ended down 99.65 points, or 0.56%, to 17,651.26, the S&P 500 lost 12.25 points, or... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Chip bank cards the rule in 2019bank employee displays a chip-embedded ATM card. Such cards will replace all ma
Chip bank cards the rule in 2019
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
bank employee displays a chip-embedded ATM card. Such cards will replace all magnetic-stripe cards within three years under the Bank of Thailand’s plan. (Photo by Pawat Laopaisarntaksin) Related Stories Some 60 million magnetic-stripe ATM and... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of colorBy COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press Published: May 4, 2016 11:00 AM WELLESLEY,
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of color
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 21 days ago
By COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press Published: May 4, 2016 11:00 AM WELLESLEY, Massachusetts (AP) -- When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of colorWELLESLEY, Massachusetts — When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of color
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 21 days ago
WELLESLEY, Massachusetts — When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who's finishing a master's degree in entrepreneurship at Babson College, is... Read more
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ABC News
College Student Launches New Line of Dolls for Boys of ColorWhen Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are m
College Student Launches New Line of Dolls for Boys of Color
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who's finishing a master's degree in entrepreneurship at Babson College, is launching a new line of dolls... Read more
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Denver Post
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of colorWELLESLEY, Massachusetts (AP) — When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of color
Denver Post / Posted 22 days ago
WELLESLEY, Massachusetts (AP) — When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who's finishing a master's degree in entrepreneurship at Babson College,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why must girls have all the fun? US student designs dolls for boysWhen Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are m
Why must girls have all the fun? US student designs dolls for boys
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 days ago
When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who’s finishing a master’s degree in entrepreneurship at Babson College, is launching a new line of dolls... Read more
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Island Packet
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of colorWhen Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are m
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of color
Island Packet / Posted 22 days ago
When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who's finishing a master's degree in entrepreneurship at Babson College, is launching a new line of dolls... Read more
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The Seattle Times
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of colorWELLESLEY, Massachusetts (AP) — When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she
College student launches new line of dolls for boys of color
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 days ago
WELLESLEY, Massachusetts (AP) — When Jennifer Pierre visits the toy store, she sees shelves of dolls that are mostly girls and mostly white. She wants to change that. Pierre, who’s finishing a master’s degree in entrepreneurship at Babson College,... Read more
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examiner.com
NJ surgeon explains the beauty behind non-invasive surgeryDr. Gordon Kaplan is Board Certified with The American Board of Plastic Surgery
NJ surgeon explains the beauty behind non-invasive surgery
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
Dr. Gordon Kaplan is Board Certified with The American Board of Plastic Surgery. He completed his training in Microsurgery, Reconstructive Surgery, and Replant Surgery at NYU Medical Center in NYC. Although he specializes in countless surgical,... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Author explores ethics of farm practicesLike many people, Sonia Faruqi knew little about the food she consumed. The Pa
Author explores ethics of farm practices
Sarnia Observer / Posted 22 days ago
Like many people, Sonia Faruqi knew little about the food she consumed. The Pakistani-born, American-educated Torontonian was an honours graduate from an elite Ivy League school, a successful investment banker on Wall Street, and a frequent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cash Shortage - Lasting Solution NeededTHE Zimbabwe International Trade Fair, National Workers' Day celebrations and t
Cash Shortage - Lasting Solution Needed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
THE Zimbabwe International Trade Fair, National Workers' Day celebrations and the opening of schools for the second term today have exposed that the cash-flow challenges from the country's banks and other service institutions, which started a few... Read more
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