Interview with The Economist – full transcript — Yanis Varoufakis

For The Economist’s site, where this interview with Jeremy Cliffe appeared. click here. YANIS VAROUFAKIS is a Greek economist who served as finance minister in his country’s Syriza government from January to September last year. After this approved the third bailout package, which he described as a surrender, he declined to stand in fresh elections and set about founding DiEM25, […]

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The National Park Service turns 100! — Aware & Fair

The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016. One hundred years ago President Woodrow Wilson signed the Organic Act, and Yellowstone became America’s first National Park. It was the beginning of a worldwide national park movement. Find Your Park To celebrate the National Park Centennial, the National Park Service and National Park Foundation are… The National Park Service turns 100! was originally published on Aware & Fair

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Of Shark Rocks and Tropicbirds, and A Walk Along Ecclesdown Road — Petchary’s Blog

To discover a completely new place, a fresh landscape one’s eyes have never before seen. Not traveling the world, but right here on one’s own beautiful island. This is what we did recently, visiting new and familiar places in Portland. BirdLife Jamaica recently went on a special weekend excursion to eastern Jamaica. I dragged my […]

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