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South America: Physical Geography

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Encyclopedic entry. South America is a continent of extremes. It is home to the world's largest river (the Amazon) as well as the world's driest place (the Atacama Desert).
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Area/ Geography

South America contains lots of geographic features, including the Amazon River.

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Religion: The South American Way

Religion: The South American Way | North America and South America | Scoop.it
Latin America is
traditionally regarded as solidly Roman Catholic. Yet much of it is so
in name only. For men to kneel before the Host, as they did in Bolivia
shortly after the recent revolution TIME,...
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Religion

Most of SA is Roman Catholic, but this article has a lot more to say about the religion of South America. There are many influences for South America's religion.

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South American Politics

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South American Politics in today's world enjoys a certain democratic political rule but it is gained by the continued struggle against the decades of dictatorship and the country has passed through a lot of political crisis.
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Politics

Today South America enjoys their democratic political rule, but before this they faced years of hardship with their dictatorship. After countless years of pain South America they have changed to a democratic society.

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Mexico tax plan adds sweeping new social programs

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This article is social because it describes the new social programs created by a new tax plan.

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The Art of Mexico

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Traditional and contemporary Mexican Folk Art for the Discriminating Collector of Mexican Art created by grand masters of Mexican folk art at the best price.
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The art from Mexico is very traditional and it is influenced from the past settlers of Mexico.

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North America: Physical Geography

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Encyclopedic entry. North America, the third-largest continent, extends from the tiny Aleutian Islands in the northwest to the Isthmus of Panama in the south.
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It is a map of North America.

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Latin America Makes Progress on Intellectual Property Rights - Nearshore Americas | The New Axis of Outsourcing

Latin America Makes Progress on Intellectual Property Rights - Nearshore Americas | The New Axis of Outsourcing | North America and South America | Scoop.it
By Dan Berthiaume Latin America has (unfairly, in many cases) gained a reputation in the popular imagination as a “Wild West” kind of place with few rules or regulations. But in fact, the region is making great strides in applying commonly accepted rules of law, especially when it comes to intellectual property rights and software piracy. Roger Correa, Compliance Marketing ...
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Intellectual property is changing drastically in South America; is it a good or bad thing?

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South American Economy

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South American economy is a rapidly developing economy. With many industries and a flourishing trade and import-export market, it is fast becoming a economy with considerable size.
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Economy

South America's economy is rapidly growing. They are very big in the trading industry with all of their ports. Soon South America will be very powerful.

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Geography Jordan & Danielle's curator insight, March 12, 2014 1:30 PM

South america has a rapid growing economy and is growing in trade aswell

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Who is Norm Kelly? 5 things to know about Toronto's most powerful politician

Who is Norm Kelly? 5 things to know about Toronto's most powerful politician | North America and South America | Scoop.it
Deputy Mayor Norm Kelly has arguably become Toronto's most powerful politician after an unprecedented vote saw much of Mayor Rob Ford's power transferred to the long-time municipal politician.
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This article talks about one of the most powerful politicians in Canada.

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United States Economy: Population, GDP, Unemployment, Inflation, Spending

United States Economy: Population, GDP, Unemployment, Inflation, Spending | North America and South America | Scoop.it
Find the United States economic freedom report in the Index of Economic Freedom. The report includes the US population, GDP, unemployment, inflation, government spending and more.
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America's economy score has gone down over the past years.  It is the laureat economy in the world, but they are in a crisis.

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Culture and Religion in Canada

Canada is similar to the United States in that it is a melting pot of different cultures and religions. Canada is a country without an official religion.
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Religion

Canada is very simiilar to the United States and they have very diverse cultures so there are many different religions.

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Rebecca!Morgan Geography's curator insight, November 21, 2013 1:15 PM

This article explains the cultural blend of Canada, and it's similarities to that of America. This falls under the Relegion category.  

-Morgan

Gillian & Alexis's curator insight, November 27, 2013 5:32 PM

Canada, a country with no main religion, is seen as a hub for different religions and cultures, similar to the U.S. A short and to-the-point description of the religious community and practice in Canada. Chosen for factual information on the state of religion in Canada and the main practices and beliefs. TOPIC: Religion-Beliefs