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New America Media, News Analysis, Andrew Lam, Posted: Aug 15, 2012   The modern world has long thought of refugees in strictly political terms, victims in a world riven by competing ideologies. But as climate change continues unabated, there is a growing population of...
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Welcome to April 2011's "Upheavals" issue. +++++EDITOR'S NOTE Gentle greetings to all our fellow sojourners... In a season of tough shifts, we're making some changes at the site to provide a new perspective on evergreen subjects, and elsewhere on the Internet we're following history as it...
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President Obama recently granted temporary protected status (TPS) to undocumented Haitians living in the United States, and this is surely a step in the right direction for human rights. After all, repatriating them back to a living hell would be immoral at best, and at worst, a crime against...
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Does anyone out there ever feel like a squid?  If you scribble and scrawl you will be like a squid. A squid appears directionless and lacking coordination but obviously that is not the case.  I am no squid expert but I saw one once in the Monterey Bay Aquarium. I stood outside the glass tank and...