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Finnish Culture to be Highlighted at Annual Event this Weekend
DULUTH, Minn. - This weekend, the Finnish culture is being celebrated through an annual event. The 2018 Kalevala Day Celebration is taking place on Sunday, February 25. The fun starts up at 1:00 p.m. at Kenwood Lutheran Church located at 2720 Myers Ave. in Duluth. There will be a bake sale, live mus
Violent TV, video games behind 'desensitized culture'?
America's gun ownership rate used to be much higher than it is today, yet deadly school shootings are mostly a recent phenomenon. So, what has changed? Could it be our overall culture that has undergone a toxic shift? America's gun ownership rate used to be much higher than it is today, yet deadly s
To stop mass shootings, fix culture of hate
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Jim Palermo: Create culture in which everyone is respected
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Experience the robust faith cultures South Korea
Since the start of the winter games, we have seen expressions of culture on the Korean peninsula in many forms. The practice of religion is robust in Korea. What you are about to see is sacred to the people who built and worship in the Bonguensa Temple. The people who invited us in want westerners t
Is Your Company's Culture Stale?
"I'm so grateful I have nothing left to give to my family and friends after work," said nobody ever. Yet, we have an epidemic of exhausted, unwell, overwhelmed employees doing their best to avoid burnout. While stress plays an important role in fueling performance, distress rips apart human performa
Our culture may be responsible for mass murders
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Sympathetic Vibratory Science Introduction
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TeaLee's Reflects the History and Culture of Five Points
If you're looking for a unique tea house that captures the spirit of its neighborhood, look no further than the just-opened TeaLee's Tea House & Bookstore at 611 22nd Street in Denver's Five Points neighborhood. Located in newly refurbished 105-year-old Melbourne building, TeaLee's provides a tradit
Hit Subscribe: A Look at the Culture of YouTube
The role of being a YouTuber has evolved much more than when the site was first created back in 2005. Now, more than a decade later, the video streaming service has become a platform for aspiring young people who want to go into well, anything. As broad as this sounds, the possibilities are endless
Culture Livens Up the Downtown
Patrons, band members, and business owners discuss what makes the nightlife culture in downtown Youngstown. Copyright 2018 The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio. Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio. CLICK HERE to subscribe to our print edition and sign up to our free daily headlines
Migration 'dangerous' for EU's Christian culture
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Powerful theatre still has relevance in current culture
Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House shocked audiences when it premiered in 1879 with its radical insights into the roles of husband and wife. The portrayal of flawed heroine Nora remains one of the most striking depictions of late-nineteenth century woman. The play provoked "a storm of outraged controve
The Politics of National Memory
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Food, tourism and culture to be celebrated in Galway in April
Published on : Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Food, tourism and culture would be celebrated in Galway in late April when Good Food Ireland marks the city's European region as gastronomy destination. International chefs and key players in all the three sectors would take part in the second biennial "tou
3G And Beyond The Big Dream - People + Culture
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Porto, Portugal: Friendly, Beautiful, and Steeped in Culture
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Changing The Culture Of Blockchain Adoption
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The politics of gay sport
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Pelzman's Picks: Shielding Science from Politics
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New Mexico politics
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Culture of keeping the bad stuff under wraps
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The Digital Culture of Kids
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Florida shooting suspect may receive $800G inheritance
The alleged gunman who police say murdered 17 people during a shooting rampage at a Florida high school last week is reportedly set to receive a massive inheritance from his late mother. Nikolas Cruz, 19, and his brother are expected to inherit nearly $800,000 from their late mother's insurance's po
How much more humiliation can Melania Trump take?
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Donald Trump's Father Struggled With This Disease for 6 Years - What Does That Mean for Trump?
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WWE's Asuka Suffers Shocking Nip Slip On 'Raw' - See Pic Of Her Wardrobe Malfunction
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Um, Did Jamie Foxx Just Reveal He Broke Up With Katie Holmes Days After They Finally Went Public?
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Designer Feels 'Terribly Guilty' After Wardrobe Malfunction Exposed Olympic Figure Skater's Breast
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