Category Archives: General

They are building an airport city in Manchester

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Originally posted on Malawi Ace:
Someone please remind me again why I live in this city… Most readers will probably not know that Manchester is quite an experimental city. The first free electric intercity metroshuttle buses in the UK began…

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Assange: Google Is Not What It Seems

Originally posted on Stop Making Sense:
Newsweek recently featured an extract from Julian Assange’s new book, When Google Met Wikileaks, about his meeting with Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt in 2011: ‘Eric Schmidt is an influential figure, even among the parade of powerful characters…

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What’s on in Manchester – November

Originally posted on The Visit Manchester Blog:
Manchester Christmas Markets Here’s our highlights of where to be and what to see in Manchester in the coming month. Comedy Omid Djalili – Iranalamadingdong at Bolton Albert Halls Thursday 13 November He’s…

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Paneleiras de Goiabeiras (Clay Pot Craftswomen from Goiabeiras)

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Originally posted on La Buena Vida:
Vitoria, Brazil In my past couple years of traveling to Vitoria, Brazil, I have had the opportunity to enjoy a few steaming pots of a fish laden stew called Moqueca. I finally had a chance to visit…

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Imaging Brazil 2006: 47/53 (Rio de Janeiro, RJ)

Originally posted on Adriano Antoine:
A personal selection of photographs with their stories in English, Portuguese, and Dutch (scroll down for the Portuguese and Dutch texts). IMAGING BRAZIL 2005 (Complete overview of 47 photographs) IMAGING BRAZIL 2006 (Complete overview of…

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Dilma Rousseff wants to be “a much better president”

Originally posted on English Blog IEJ:
? Dilma Rousseff, the President of Brazil (Source: Wikimedia) ? After winning the closest presidential election race in many years, Dilma Rousseff promised to re-unite Brazil. She said that the priority for her second…

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What is Black & White, and Crimson All Over?

Originally posted on Travel with Intent:
This week, I’m sharing some more pieces from the Manchester Outhouse project in Stevenson Square. You can’t walk past these without stopping! ? Linked to Monday Mural. ?

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Rousseff narrowly wins second term in Brazil

Originally posted on State Building and Fragility Monitor:
Brazil’s leftist President Dilma Rousseff narrowly won re-election on Sunday after convincing voters that her party’s strong record of reducing poverty over the last 12 years was more important than a recent…

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Brazilians Vote for a Sovereign Future Within BRICS; Re-Elect Dilma Rousseff President

Originally posted on LaRouche Irish Brigade:
The re-election of Dilma Rousseff as President of Brazil on Sunday defeated the British Empire’s attempt to pull Brazil out of the BRICS and South America’s integration projects, through the election of her opponent,…

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Government Minister: We don’t trust Scousers to wipe their own backsides

Originally posted on notlondonnews:
The Government have responded to calls by people in places across England for more powers to be devolved from Whitehall by saying they don’t trust people. Despite the government endorsing a report released earlier this week…

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