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Honduras: The Patriotism Bill

Marco Cáceres | Posted 11.05.2014 | World
Marco Cáceres

There was one round of debate in the legislative chamber before the measure's final approval, and apparently all those who participated in the exchanges were pleased and satisfied with the final language. Hmm, not so fast. I'd like a shot at amending the bill.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Kosice, Slovakia

Adam Pervez | Posted 11.12.2013 | Travel
Adam Pervez

Kosice is a fascinating crossroads of modern and historical Europe. It was recognized in 2013 as the European Capital of Culture. Here are 10 things you probably didn't now about this beautiful city.

Washington's Arms and the Stars and Stripes -- Believe!

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 11.25.2012 | Arts
John Tepper Marlin

The American Heraldry Society has worked itself into a lather about the claim that the Washington coat of arms inspired the Stars and Stripes. It argues that records on the design for the American flag don't support this belief.

An Elizabethan Armorial

Carolyn Vega | Posted 09.07.2011 | New York
Carolyn Vega

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