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Information about the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador and South America
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Read the CIA’s Simple Sabotage Field Manual: A Timeless, Kafkaesque Guide to Subverting Any Organization with “Purposeful Stupidity” (1944)

Read the CIA’s Simple Sabotage Field Manual: A Timeless, Kafkaesque Guide to Subverting Any Organization with “Purposeful Stupidity” (1944) | Galapagos | Scoop.it


I’ve always admired people who can successfully navigate what I refer to as “Kafka’s Castle,” a term of dread for the many government and corporate agencies that have an inordinate amount of power over our permanent records, and that seem as inscrutable and chillingly absurd as the labyrinth the character K navigates in Kafka’s last allegorical novel.
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Culture Crossing

Ecuadorians favor direct eye contact over indirect.  Maintaining eye contact is expected and not doing so is considered impolite.
During conversations sustained eye contact is commonplace.
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