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The Washington Times
Kazakhs studying abroad in ambitious Bolashak Program aim to lift former Soviet republicmedia the way U.S. campaigns and elections do. His work no doubt will be challe
Kazakhs studying abroad in ambitious Bolashak Program aim to lift former Soviet republic
The Washington Times / Posted 5 hours ago
media the way U.S. campaigns and elections do. His work no doubt will be challenging in a nation that has not had deep traditions of U.S.-style political campaigns. Some of the eight political parties don’t even have websites, he said. Mr.... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Multicultural powwow plannedWilliams Lake Indian Band Councillor Rick Gilbert hopes his idea for the region
Multicultural powwow planned
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
Williams Lake Indian Band Councillor Rick Gilbert hopes his idea for the region’s first multicultural powwow will become an annual event. “We have a lot of events at Sugar Cane but rarely invite other people,” Gilbert told city council during its... Read more
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Daily Record
Ukrainian art on display at Whippany cultural centermusician and recording artist Taras Topolya, said via email from Ukraine. Whil
Ukrainian art on display at Whippany cultural center
Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
musician and recording artist Taras Topolya, said via email from Ukraine. While “Ukraine has its own ancient history, traditions and culture,” Gaieva said she hopes the exhibit will reinforce Ukraine’s stature as “a modern state” whose people... Read more
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The Economic Times
ICCR conference to explore ‘Indian origins’ of Romany people such as Elvis Presley, Pablo Picassoancestry in their roots. Their forefathers could have migrated from this countr
ICCR conference to explore ‘Indian origins’ of Romany people such as Elvis Presley, Pablo Picasso
The Economic Times / Posted 8 hours ago
ancestry in their roots. Their forefathers could have migrated from this country many moons ago, according to the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR). In a three-day seminar starting Friday that will see participation by ministers... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge area calendar for Feb. 12-18, 2016jewelry. Seating is limited. Call (225) 223-6573 for information.ECLECTIC TRUTH
Baton Rouge area calendar for Feb. 12-18, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
jewelry. Seating is limited. Call (225) 223-6573 for information.ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC: 7:30 P.M., ARTS COUNCIL OF GREATER BATON ROUGE, INSIDE THE FIREHOUSE GALLERY, 427 LAUREL ST. FACEBOOK.COM/THEECLECTICTRUTHWEDNESDAY ONE... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge area calendar for Feb. 5-11, 2016Call (225) 223-6573 for information. ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC F
Baton Rouge area calendar for Feb. 5-11, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
Call (225) 223-6573 for information. ECLECTIC TRUTH POETRY SLAM AND OPEN MIC FEATURING KEVIN SANDBLOOM: 7:30 p.m., Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, inside the Firehouse Gallery, 427 Laurel St.WEDNESDAY ONE BOOK, ONE COMMUNITY, SHOWING OF... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarwith a special exhibit, "U.P. Perspectives" and a reception from 2-6 p.m. Vale
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
with a special exhibit, "U.P. Perspectives" and a reception from 2-6 p.m. Valentine Cabaret - Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council and The Historic Vista Theatre present a Valentine Carbaret and Dessert, 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Marquette Masonic Red... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hot Picks: ‘Saturday Night Fever’ on stage; Allegheny outdoors showPennsylvania's largest ongoing outdoor show celebrates the diversity of the reg
Hot Picks: ‘Saturday Night Fever’ on stage; Allegheny outdoors show
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania's largest ongoing outdoor show celebrates the diversity of the region's natural resources and outdoor traditions. There will be fishing, camping and hunting outfitters from across the country, dozens of demonstrations and... Read more
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Daily News
UPFA dissidents’ demands: PM agrees for final solutionproblem, we also pointed out that the Gazette notification on the set of criter
UPFA dissidents’ demands: PM agrees for final solution
Daily News / Posted yesterday
problem, we also pointed out that the Gazette notification on the set of criteria followed by the Constitutional Council, had to be presented to the House, that the tradition of referring the Bills to Consultative Committees before taking... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Petition calls for pay cutA member of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation band believes the salaries paid
Petition calls for pay cut
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
A member of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation band believes the salaries paid to chief and council are exorbitant and she has set up an online petition calling for them to be slashed. Anna Petrick is the person behind a petition at change.org... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Petition calls for pay cutA member of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation band believes the salaries paid
Petition calls for pay cut
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
A member of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation band believes the salaries paid to chief and council are exorbitant and she has set up an online petition calling for them to be slashed. Anna Petrick is the person behind a petition at change.org... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Excitement Mounts Ahead of SONAof State. It will be delivered at a joint sitting of the two Houses of Parliam
Excitement Mounts Ahead of SONA
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of State. It will be delivered at a joint sitting of the two Houses of Parliament, the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces, customarily at the beginning of an annual session. The proceedings will be broadcast live from... Read more
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iafrica.com
Mandla: Traditional leaders shockedleaders being present. "Traditional leaders don't marry secretly. He should ha
Mandla: Traditional leaders shocked
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
leaders being present. "Traditional leaders don't marry secretly. He should have been represented by the traditional council of Mvezo. He is the leader of people of Mvezo. We are still trying to locate him to get answers." "I wish to extend... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Contralesa blasts Mandla Mandela's Muslim wedding, saying that is not our custompresent at the ceremony. “Traditional leaders don’t marry secretly. He should
Contralesa blasts Mandla Mandela's Muslim wedding, saying that is not our custom
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
present at the ceremony. “Traditional leaders don’t marry secretly. He should have been represented by the traditional council of Mvezo. He is the leader of people of Mvezo. We are still trying to locate him to get answers,” he said. Mandela... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traditional Leaders Want Answers From Mandela Over Islamic Conversionpresent at the ceremony. "Traditional leaders don't marry secretly. He should
Traditional Leaders Want Answers From Mandela Over Islamic Conversion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
present at the ceremony. "Traditional leaders don't marry secretly. He should have been represented by the traditional council of Mvezo. He is the leader of people of Mvezo. We are still trying to locate him to get answers," he said. "I wish... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
The failure of multiculturalismand action. And it's not just Cologne. The Gatestone Institute, a nonpartisan,
The failure of multiculturalism
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
and action. And it's not just Cologne. The Gatestone Institute, a nonpartisan, not-for-profit international policy council and think tank, is in possession of what it describes as a "leaked German intelligence document," which says, "We are... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Traditional leaders want answers from Mandela over conversion to Islampresent at the ceremony. “Traditional leaders don’t marry secretly. He should
Traditional leaders want answers from Mandela over conversion to Islam
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
present at the ceremony. “Traditional leaders don’t marry secretly. He should have been represented by the traditional council of Mvezo. He is the leader of people of Mvezo. We are still trying to locate him to get answers,” he said. “I wish... Read more
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ESPN
NASCAR 'charters' guarantee spot to 36 carsmore open to new investors, more capital to come into the sport, and we've done
NASCAR 'charters' guarantee spot to 36 cars
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
more open to new investors, more capital to come into the sport, and we've done that in the way that preserves a lot of the traditions that are important to NASCAR," NASCAR chairman Brian France said. "The competition level, how we qualify for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Ghana Mourned the Okuapemhenedisplay of the rich culture and heritage of the respective paramountcies in the
How Ghana Mourned the Okuapemhene
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
display of the rich culture and heritage of the respective paramountcies in the country, through cultural dances and traditions in what seems to be a competition, got first-timers, especially tourists, spellbound. The late Okuapemhene... Read more
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BC Local News
Funding comes in for Aboriginal anti-domestic violence programthe funding for it's new 'In the Spirit of Peace' program, which incorporates e
Funding comes in for Aboriginal anti-domestic violence program
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
the funding for it's new 'In the Spirit of Peace' program, which incorporates experiential therapy, responsive methods and traditions with current therapeutic practice to help families impacted by domestic violence. Successful applicants were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Digest - 'Majority of Muslims Seek to Follow the Way of Peace'using religion [and] cannot cause a religious war' in Kenya. "The same day, Ad
Digest - 'Majority of Muslims Seek to Follow the Way of Peace'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
using religion [and] cannot cause a religious war' in Kenya. "The same day, Adan Wachu, General Secretary for the Supreme Council of Kenya Muslims, made a similar statement and called upon 'all Kenyans to emulate the stand of the Madera bus... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mandla Mandela Is a Muslim, With a New Bride, and It's Kind of a Big Dealaffiliation means for his role as tribal leader. I wonder if Mandla Mandela wi
Mandla Mandela Is a Muslim, With a New Bride, and It's Kind of a Big Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
affiliation means for his role as tribal leader. I wonder if Mandla Mandela will still maintain his Xhosa customs and traditions now that he is Turned to Islam. -- Nomfundo Mkhize (@NomMkhize1) February 8, 2016 Mandela, whose full name is... Read more
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Slate
I Made Less Than $13 an Hour to Serve $13 Bud Lights at the Super Bowlgenerated by the stadium over the next 25 years. Or so the authority—whose boar
I Made Less Than $13 an Hour to Serve $13 Bud Lights at the Super Bowl
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
generated by the stadium over the next 25 years. Or so the authority—whose board comprises Santa Clara’s mayor and city council—claimed. The original plan called for the 49ers and the NFL to chip in another $493 million, but during lengthy... Read more
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New Kerala
Japan to withdraw World Heritage recommendationin the 17th century. The period gave rise to the nation's so-called "Hidden Ch
Japan to withdraw World Heritage recommendation
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
in the 17th century. The period gave rise to the nation's so-called "Hidden Christians" who retained their faith and traditions down the generations despite having almost no contact with the Christian community overseas. The government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Rascality, Wole Soyinka, Pyrate Confraternity and I - Prof Biodun Jeyifoand self-motivated student in high school, I attended all the famous public deb
My Rascality, Wole Soyinka, Pyrate Confraternity and I - Prof Biodun Jeyifo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and self-motivated student in high school, I attended all the famous public debates and lectures in Ibadan - USIS, British Council, Obisesan Hall. When I was in primary school, the great Zik of Africa came to speak and I went to hear him speak. All... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
In search of sisterhood, Paterson's Bangladeshi women form new community groupago, Paterson’s Bangladeshi residents established their growing prominence by h
In search of sisterhood, Paterson's Bangladeshi women form new community group
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
ago, Paterson’s Bangladeshi residents established their growing prominence by helping to elect one of their own to the City Council. After that, Bangladeshi residents became increasingly involved in public issues, including the creation of a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Court backs officials in torching caseThis 2011 photo, circulated by Surapong Kongchanthuk, chairman of the Lawyer's
Court backs officials in torching case
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
This 2011 photo, circulated by Surapong Kongchanthuk, chairman of the Lawyer's Council of Thailand, triggered the court case that resulted in Monday's court decision. Related Stories The Central Administrative Court ruled Monday that the Department... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago teen's death shines light on police code of silencesurfaces that contradicts their testimony. Read more:• Eight things to watch a
Chicago teen's death shines light on police code of silence
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
surfaces that contradicts their testimony. Read more:• Eight things to watch as shooting scandal unfolds• Emanuel to City Council: 'I'm sorry'• Chicago police furor detracts from Emanuel push to mend finances "If they are not going to analyze... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Zulu marks 100th year of incorporationF.X. Jeff, Sr. into Zulu, eventually lifted tensions and membership started to
Zulu marks 100th year of incorporation
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
F.X. Jeff, Sr. into Zulu, eventually lifted tensions and membership started to increase and the krewe resumed their old traditions including blackface. In 1973, Roy E.”Glap” Glapion, Jr., Zulu president from 1973–1988, started recruiting... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico's indigenous churchhave always included the church's relations with indigenous communities who hav
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico's indigenous church
Local 10 Miami / Posted 3 days ago
have always included the church's relations with indigenous communities who have struggled for centuries to maintain their traditions and independence, sometimes embracing and sometimes clashing with the hierarchy. Religious practices in some... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Live in Russia? Love British Literature? This is the Year for YouRussia’s reputation as a country built on strong literary traditions is to be s
Live in Russia? Love British Literature? This is the Year for You
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Russia’s reputation as a country built on strong literary traditions is to be strengthened this year through its collaboration with the British Council on the U.K.-Russia Year of Language and Literature. The upcoming year-round events that form the... Read more
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examiner.com
Lilith in modern religionmyth-makers. So far back as the sixth century the worship of Herodias and Diana
Lilith in modern religion
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
myth-makers. So far back as the sixth century the worship of Herodias and Diana by witches was condemned by a Church Council at Ancyra. Pipernus and other writers have noted the evident identity of Herodias with Lilith. Isis preceded... Read more
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The Irish Times
Born in Ireland to Hong Kong parents: what Chinese New Year means to megoing to be a auspicious year for you, or so I’ve been told. I was told this a
Born in Ireland to Hong Kong parents: what Chinese New Year means to me
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
going to be a auspicious year for you, or so I’ve been told. I was told this and many other pieces of Chinese wisdom and traditions by my mum when I was growing up in Ireland as a child. Born in 1980 in Dublin to immigrant Chinese parents I was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mandla Mandela ties the knotfor welcoming me into their hearts.” He adds “Although Rabia and I were raised
Mandla Mandela ties the knot
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
for welcoming me into their hearts.” He adds “Although Rabia and I were raised in different cultural and religious traditions, our coming together reflects what we have in common: We are South Africans.” According to reports, the chief of... Read more
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BBC News
Letter from Africa: Mugabe the feminist?to a standing ovation from his fellow heads of state. For nearly an hour he ha
Letter from Africa: Mugabe the feminist?
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
to a standing ovation from his fellow heads of state. For nearly an hour he had railed against the lack of UN Security Council reform to allow African representation. Last June, at the AU Assembly in Johannesburg, he spoke with his usual mix... Read more
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Ekklesia
Annual meeting on interreligious dialogueThe annual meeting between the officials of the Pontifical Council for Interrel
Annual meeting on interreligious dialogue
Ekklesia / Posted 3 days ago
The annual meeting between the officials of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue and the staff of the Office for Interreligious Dialogue and Cooperation of the World Council of Churches took place in Geneva 3-4 February. Appropriately... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mandla Mandela’s Muslim weddingis a traditional chief in the Eastern Cape village of Mvezo where his grandfath
Mandla Mandela’s Muslim wedding
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
is a traditional chief in the Eastern Cape village of Mvezo where his grandfather was born. Former Muslim Judicial Council president Sheikh Ebrahim Gabriels officiated at the ceremony attended by family and friends. Mandela made the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
The failure of multiculturalismand action. And it's not just Cologne. The Gatestone Institute, a nonpartisan,
The failure of multiculturalism
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
and action. And it's not just Cologne. The Gatestone Institute, a nonpartisan, not-for-profit international policy council and think tank, is in possession of what it describes as a "leaked German intelligence document," which says, "We are... Read more
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Pilot News
Week in ReviewStarke Development Center Mike Lintner announced his successor at the County Co
Week in Review
Pilot News / Posted 4 days ago
Starke Development Center Mike Lintner announced his successor at the County Commissioners Feb. 1 meeting.Lakeville Town Council continues to adapt to changes Monday night’s Lakeville Town Council meeting was a packed house.Hickory Road bridge... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Signpostwill take place Feb. 18, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Hamilton Centre for Civic Inc
Signpost
Dundas Star News / Posted 4 days ago
will take place Feb. 18, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion, at 267 King St. E. Last November, councillors approved $100,000 each year for three years for the centre. The book being launched is called "Deportation and... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico’s indigenous churchhave always included the church’s relations with indigenous communities who hav
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico’s indigenous church
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
have always included the church’s relations with indigenous communities who have struggled for centuries to maintain their traditions and independence, sometimes embracing and sometimes clashing with the hierarchy. Religious practices in some... Read more
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FOX News
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico's indigenous churchhave always included the church's relations with indigenous communities who hav
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico's indigenous church
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
have always included the church's relations with indigenous communities who have struggled for centuries to maintain their traditions and independence, sometimes embracing and sometimes clashing with the hierarchy. Religious practices in some... Read more
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Salon.com
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico’s indigenous churchhave always included the church’s relations with indigenous communities who hav
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico’s indigenous church
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
have always included the church’s relations with indigenous communities who have struggled for centuries to maintain their traditions and independence, sometimes embracing and sometimes clashing with the hierarchy. Religious practices in some... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico's indigenous churchhave always included the church’s relations with indigenous communities who hav
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico's indigenous church
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
have always included the church’s relations with indigenous communities who have struggled for centuries to maintain their traditions and independence, sometimes embracing and sometimes clashing with the hierarchy. Religious practices in some... Read more
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New Kerala
Mosques in Britain opt for 'open days' to explain faithare opening their doors to visitors to allow Muslims to "explain their faith be
Mosques in Britain opt for 'open days' to explain faith
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
are opening their doors to visitors to allow Muslims to "explain their faith beyond the hostile headlines". The Muslim Council of Britain hopes Sunday's open day will show unity in "a tense time for faith communities", BBC reported. The Visit... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fast-growing motorcycle group is largely for law enforcementclubs is composed largely of military personnel, police officers, and prison gu
Fast-growing motorcycle group is largely for law enforcement
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
clubs is composed largely of military personnel, police officers, and prison guards. It also embraces the regalia and traditions of outlaw biker gangs — a choice that has provoked deadly clashes with other groups. The Iron Order club insists... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Nations limit benefits amid migrant influxwhen they're able, Nahles said, while also stressing immigrants wouldn't be ask
Nations limit benefits amid migrant influx
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
when they're able, Nahles said, while also stressing immigrants wouldn't be asked to give up their religion, views or traditions. "Whoever needs help will get it," she said. "But you can't get support for nothing." She now plans to propose a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Building cultural bridges across the worldtheir production may be different to others because of its international cast,
Building cultural bridges across the world
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
their production may be different to others because of its international cast, belonging to different cultures and theatre traditions. Also, the 12 actors are sharing roles to “take breaks and refresh”. “One of our Hamlets, Ladi Emeruwa, is from... Read more
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ajc.com
Connect with Latino culture in North Fultonthrives in multiples ways in metro Atlanta, says Lance Robertson, president of
Connect with Latino culture in North Fulton
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
thrives in multiples ways in metro Atlanta, says Lance Robertson, president of Buckhead-based National Black and Latino Council, which links small businesses and professionals through seminars, social gatherings and sporting events. “If you... Read more
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NJ.com
2016 Grand Marshal selected for Bayonne St. Patrick's Day Paradetradition woven into the fabric of Bayonne, so it is such an honor to be chosen
2016 Grand Marshal selected for Bayonne St. Patrick's Day Parade
NJ.com / Posted 6 days ago
tradition woven into the fabric of Bayonne, so it is such an honor to be chosen Grand Marshal. The parade is about family, traditions, our Irish heritage, and our community." Boyle has been a member of the Bayonne St. Patrick's Day Parade... Read more
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