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In Olympic Sochi, a Photographic Pregame

In Olympic Sochi, a Photographic Pregame | Affairs | Scoop.it
Two months before the Winter Olympics begin in Sochi, Russia, a local photographer looks to cut through the noise and hype and reveal the Black Sea resort town he knows and loves.
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Not everything that shines is golden... an insight into pre- Olympic Sochi.

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The Real Humanities Crisis

The Real Humanities Crisis | Affairs | Scoop.it
For those with humanistic and artistic life interests, our economic system has almost nothing to offer.
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If sports have been accepted and recognized, why do humanities keep being left out? An expert's opinion on why we should give humanities the credit they deserve.

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Human Rights Watch dice que Peña Nieto no tiene un plan contra el narco

Human Rights Watch dice que Peña Nieto no tiene un plan contra el narco | Affairs | Scoop.it
El organismo dice que el Gobierno mexicano ha ofrecido “escasas evidencias” de avanzar más allá de “compromisos retóricos”
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La carta en español de José Manuel Vivanco a Enrique Peña Nieto, se tratan temas como el abuso del poder militar, la falta de protección a periodistas y la falta de investigación y seguimiento a los crímenes y desaparecidos.

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Long on Cutting Edge of Print, New York Magazine Cuts Back

Long on Cutting Edge of Print, New York Magazine Cuts Back | Affairs | Scoop.it
Next year, New York magazine will be printed every other week as it shifts resources to support its growing website.
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New York Magazine will reduce it's printing to invest into its website, the future of journalism? Another example on how new technologies are changing the way journalism is made.

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American 15-Year-Olds Lag, Mainly in Math, on International Standardized Tests

American 15-Year-Olds Lag, Mainly in Math, on International Standardized Tests | Affairs | Scoop.it
Students in the United States scored in the middle of the developed world in reading and science, but lower in math, according to results released on Tuesday.
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What is the problem with education? Whose problem is it? An insight into the latest PISA scores in United States.

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Los resultados de la prueba PISA y el rezago en la educación mexicana. ¿De quién es la culpa ?

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Mexico: President’s Disappointing First Year on Human Rights | Human Rights Watch

Mexico: President’s Disappointing First Year on Human Rights | Human Rights Watch | Affairs | Scoop.it
Washington D.C., November 26, 2013   Dear President Peña Nieto: As you approach the end of your first year as president, I am writing to express our deep disappointment with your failure to make progress on addressing serious human rights abuses in...
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José Miguel Vivanco adresses mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto on its disappointing first year on human rights. Vivanco recalls this year's failures in areas such as military abuses, crime investigation and journalist's protection.

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