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Shocking Documentary Qatar's World Cup by ESPN E60 - YouTube

NO copyright infringement intended, and I do not own anything in this video. Title says it all. Here is ESPN's shocking documentery on slave labour in Qatar.

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Great introduction to the migration section.

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Global non-profit organization. The leading force in forging closer ties between Asia and the West through arts, education, policy and business outreach.
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Michael Robinson activities page
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See How Chicago Has Grown Since 1830 — And What It Could Look Like in 2030

A series of maps shows the amazing evolution of the city over 200 years.
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Highways gutted American cities. So why did they build them?

Highways gutted American cities. So why did they build them? | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
A story of highway engineers, institutional racism, and the auto industry.
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This Mansion Is On Sale For Cheap. When You Zoom In You'll See Why!

This Mansion Is On Sale For Cheap. When You Zoom In You'll See Why! | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
This Queen Anne-style mansion in upstate New York has everything. When you zoom in on the photo, you'll see the shocking reason why it's priced so cheap.
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How snow exacerbates the weaknesses of suburban road design

How snow exacerbates the weaknesses of suburban road design | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
A lot of people had awful commutes last night, thanks to snow. And a lot of people had fine ones. One explanation for the difference: Suburban roads are far more susceptible to catastrophic breakdown than urban street grids.
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The Closest Look Yet at Gentrification and Displacement

The Closest Look Yet at Gentrification and Displacement | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
A new study finds that gentrification improves Philadelphia neighborhoods, but its ripple effects hurt the most vulnerable.
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Amish on the rise across Kentucky

Amish on the rise across Kentucky | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
On a balmy fall evening along a narrow road on the Graves-Hickman county line, Toby Borntreger stood in a small corral, training a feisty young horse while some of his nine children played nearby with a pony.
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How The World Looked When Jesus Was Born, According to Roman Geographers

How The World Looked When Jesus Was Born, According to Roman Geographers | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Two thousand years ago, around the time that Jesus of Nazareth was born, the second Holy Temple was still standing in Jerusalem. The Great Pyramid at Giza...
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Are these the skylines of the future?

Are these the skylines of the future? | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Rain-making buildings and a bee hive-like tower covered in buzzing drones -- these are the structures that could shape the skylines of the future.
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Africa's Population Will Soar Dangerously Unless Women Are More Empowered

Africa's Population Will Soar Dangerously Unless Women Are More Empowered | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Population projections for the continent are alarming. The solution: empower women
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The Making of Ferguson: Public Policies at the Root of its Troubles

The Making of Ferguson: Public Policies at the Root of its Troubles | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
The conditions that created Ferguson cannot be addressed without remedying a century of public policies that segregated our metropolitan landscape.
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India's Menstruation Man

India's Menstruation Man | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Arunachalam Muruganantham was obsessed with making the perfect sanitary pad for his wife. After years of work, his invention has changed the lives of millions of women in India.
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The Landscape of Death and Green Burial - How Our Beliefs Design Cemeteries

The Landscape of Death and Green Burial - How Our Beliefs Design Cemeteries | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
We look at how beliefs have shaped the landscapes we call cemeteries and the current trend of the green burial
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A Scourge Is Spreading. M.T.A.’s Cure? Dude, Close Your Legs. - NYTimes.com

A Scourge Is Spreading. M.T.A.’s Cure? Dude, Close Your Legs. - NYTimes.com | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
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Korea: Why Metal Chopsticks?

Korea: Why Metal Chopsticks? | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Korea is the only country in the world to use metal chopsticks. Other Asian countries, including China, Japan, Thailand, and Indonesia, use chopsticks made of wood, or bamboo.
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The Historic Link Between Urbanization and Innovation

The Historic Link Between Urbanization and Innovation | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Density and transportation have spurred new ideas since before the industrial revolution.
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UM - NYC School Segregation

UM - NYC School Segregation | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
The Center for New York City Affairs at The New School is an applied policy
research institute that drives innovation in social policy. We seek to
improve the effectiveness of government and other organizations in their
work with low-income urban communities in New York City.
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Making a Decision about Building a Road in the Amazon

Making a Decision about Building a Road in the Amazon | AP Human Geography | Scoop.it
Students will analyze a real-world environmental case of building a road through the Amazon rain forest.
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