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Entries Tagged as 'World Views'

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

January 9th, 2008 · No Comments · Current Events, Food, Interesting

I was reading through Time Magazine and came across a photo essay called What the World Eats. The essay was based on the book Hungry Planet: What the World Eats by Peter Menzel and Faith D’ Aluisio. Japan : The Ukita family of Kodaira City Food expenditure for one week: 37,699 Yen or $317.25 Italy […]

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Why Should I Care about Benazir Bhutto and Pakistan?

December 27th, 2007 · No Comments · Current Events

Take a look at a world map and you will see that Pakistan shares a border with India, China, Iran and Afghanistan. Pakistan is the only Islamic nation with an arsenal of nuclear weapons and is a nation with the second largest Muslim population. Currently al-Qaeda and the Taliban have areas of the northern part […]

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