Publication: World Affairs Board

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How Patriots Day Began for Boston

About this time of day in 1775 Paul Revere & William Dawes, along with other messengers, began to prepare to ride the roads out of Boston with a warning.This song is to commemorate that event. ... [Published World Affairs Board - 9 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

How Canadian Are You?

How Stereotypically Canadian Are YouI got 29 out of 96 and was rated..You are as Canadian as two geese standing in a doorway playing a friendly round of “no, you go first!” You are not TRUE-ly-NORTH-STRONG-AND-FREE, but you are still pretty darn Canadian. ... [Published World Affairs Board - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

India Elections 2014

I wanted a thread to discuss and talk about the Indian Parliamentary Elections of 2014A good overview from The Guardian and BBCQuote: OverviewIndia's general election, which starts on 7 April, will be the largest vote ever held. About 814,500,000 people ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Russian incursion may be opportunity for U.S. mariners

(CNN) -- The crisis in Crimea, though potentially destabilizing to the global economy, may present a silver lining to the U.S. economy: an opportunity to reinvigorate the American shipbuilding industry and Merchant Marine.Even though Russia supplies 30% ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

SHARP "training"

For those of you outside the US Army "SHARP" is the acronym for Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention. As many of you all probably are aware, there seems to be a problem within our military of sexual assault and harassment and the leadership ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Inspirational

Roseann Sdoia lost most of her right leg in the Boston Marathon bombing. Her memory of that day and her life since..."Losing Part Of My Leg Doesn't Change Who I Am"I wish her the very best in life and love. ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Greatest nature videos

Thought it would be interesting for people to share any cool videos they have come across of living things in action. A video catalog celebrating the weird and wonderful diversity of life on earth. ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Indian Parliamentary Elections - 2014

Originally Posted by sated buddha 1) So its less of a loss to the country to have elections drag on over a month, rather than get done in a couple of days at max?2) Are you alluding to some sort of central peace keeping force / machinery / apparatus ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

The Mongols overran the Khitan, Jurchen and Chinese empires in the 12th century

How did the Mongol empire falter, and why was it that the Mongols were never able to recover their glory days in what is now China, after the Ming dynasty was established? In fact, how were the Chinese rebels able to defeat the Mongol dynasty, when during ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 08 2014]
Entities: 12th century, China
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

What are these?

This is a question for Rusty...In this picture, what are the bars surrounding the funnels? Hand rails? Foot rails? Antenna? If they're handrails, why do they change heights like that? That leads me to think that they're foot rails.What are they?Attached ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Before they pass away

Photographer Jimmy Nelson set out to search for the world’s last indigenous cultures. With the goal to document these rapidly disappearing communities for future generations. A really marvelous project.Quote: The purity of humanity exists. It is there ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

4 dead in Fort Hood shooting

Quote: April 3, 2014An Iraq war veteran who was grappling with mental-health issues opened fire at Fort Hood, Texas, in an attack that left four people including the gunman dead and 16 wounded Wednesday afternoon.The gunfire sent tremors of fear across ... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 03 2014]

Quotes

"Losing Part Of My Leg Doesn't Change Who I Am"
...of Staff, said that many questions remained about the shooting but that a principal initial focus was to support the victims and their families. "This is a community that has faced and overcome crises with resilience and strength" he said in a statement. Conditions of the injured ranged from stable to "quite critical...
"Militarily, it is unthinkable that the General Staff did not advise the government on our weakness and inability to implement the Forward Policy" the report says, questioning the actions of Lt Gen B M Kaul, the then Chief of General Staff, who played a key role in shaping the Policy and resigned...
...for himself," says Tom Dougherty, a 25-year veteran of the business who now works in sales at the BMW dealership in upscale Princeton, New Jersey. "They wanted to go direct, which means no sales force. Thats cutting out a lot of people. No way thats gonna fly."

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How Patriots Day Began for Boston [Published World Affairs Board - 9 hours ago]
How Canadian Are You? [Published World Affairs Board - 17 hours ago]
India Elections 2014 [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 17 2014]
Russian incursion may be opportunity for U.S. m... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 17 2014]
SHARP "training" [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 16 2014]
Inspirational [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 12 2014]
Greatest nature videos [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 10 2014]
Indian Parliamentary Elections - 2014 [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 08 2014]
The Mongols overran the Khitan, Jurchen and Chi... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 08 2014]
What are these? [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 08 2014]
Before they pass away [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 07 2014]
Camp Lejeune water 1957-1987 [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 05 2014]
What is China's budget for new military equipment? [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 05 2014]
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FF and Marine Michael Kennedy laid to rest in B... [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 03 2014]
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4 dead in Fort Hood shooting [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 03 2014]
Active Shooter At Fort Hood [Published World Affairs Board - Apr 03 2014]
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