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Barack Obama's tribute to Nelson Mandela at memorial service – video

“Barack Obama pays tribute to the late South African president at a memorial service in Soweto ("Barack Obama pays tribute to the late South African president and anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela at a memoria…”
Via Virginia Gordon
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I think it is amazing what Nelson Mandela did and how big of an inspiration he was to so many people. The things he did were amazing. This man went to jail to 27 of his 95 years of living to fight for freedom. He fought for the rights of people in South Africa and the rights of African Americans. The day he got out of jail, he was inducted the president of South Africa and he became the first African American president.
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[Video] Girl With Down Syndrome Is Katy Perry’s Date to AMAs | Scott Fox & Kat Callaghan

[Video] Girl With Down Syndrome Is Katy Perry’s Date to AMAs | Scott Fox & Kat Callaghan | World news | Scoop.it
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This article touches my heart. I love this because it shows people with disabilities are no different than you and I. When celebrities do things like this, lots of people see it and want to do the same thing. It makes me so happy to think about what this girl was feeling when this happened. I'm so glad that people are so caring and do things like this.
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Companies look for creative ways to bring veterans into their workforce

Companies look for creative ways to bring veterans into their workforce | World news | Scoop.it
“Many companies say veterans sometimes don’t realize how their skills might be relevant to companies outside the defense and government sectors. But employers across a variety of industries are working to change that.”
Via Marylene Delbourg-Delphis
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This topic was interesting because Veterans Day just passed and it is a big issue because former veterans who are not capable of doing much. I just read an article that said that we should spend time finding jobs for veterans instead of illegal immigrants, n
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Fighting fit! Brave woman, 24, who beat cancer as a child and fought the Taliban as a teenager signs up for the Army AGAIN

Fighting fit! Brave woman, 24, who beat cancer as a child and fought the Taliban as a teenager signs up for the Army AGAIN | World news | Scoop.it
“ Tuesday : 10/12/2013”
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I liked this article because it shows that nothing is impossible and you can do anything. This shows that women can do anything men can do and that people with disabilities or diseases are no different. This women is a huge inspiration for young girls and children who have cancer all over the world. It is very difficult to go through all of that and still have the courage to do what up you live and follow your dreams. I love reading about amazing people who do incredible things that will inspire people all over the world.
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Australia's Infinite Stairway to Heaven

Australia's Infinite Stairway to Heaven | World news | Scoop.it
“ Diminish and Ascend is a sculptural installation by artist David McCracken that, from certain angles, looks like a never-ending staircase.”
Via Annie Brightstar
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I thought his article was so cool and interesting. I think it is amazing how people can create something as breathtaking as and infinite staircase. It's incredible how it can look infinite from the right angle. It's breathtaking to see something like this and it amazes me how they built this and how much work it would take.
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