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Ethnic Impasse: A Problem of the Past

Mariam Khan | Posted 04.28.2014 | World
Mariam Khan

The present government needs to realize that Pakistan should not repeat the events of 1971 when Bangladesh, formerly known as East Pakistan, separated from its Western part. In order to prevent history from repeating itself, serious consideration should be given towards equal rights for all classes and groups.

Tunisia and the U.S. Share Common Ground: Dissatisfied Citizens

Mehrunisa Qayyum | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business
Mehrunisa Qayyum

In one country: a government shuts down resulting almost 83 percent of its citizens disapproving of its elected legislators. In another country: a government steps down in response to its citizens disapproval, which represented 72 percent of the total Tunisian population.

Maldives Museum Reopens After Vandalism

AP | By KRISHAN FRANCIS | Posted 04.15.2012 | Arts

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka -- The Maldives' national museum reopened Tuesday without some of its most valuable exhibits a week after a mob of suspected religi...

The Worldshift Has Started

Ervin Laszlo | Posted 06.18.2011 | World
Ervin Laszlo

More and more people seem convinced that something dramatic will happen at the end of 2012. Something dramatic will indeed happen -- and it could be something dramatically good.

When Campuses Were Alive With Activism: Remembering Kent State

Kate Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kate Kelly

Today I was at work on a blog about political cartoonist Thomas Nast when my 21-year-old daughter sent me a link to a story she wrote after interviewi...