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World Bank report on women and migration

Women make up almost half the migrant population in the world and their numbers are increasing, according to a new World Bank report released recently. (...)

| November 2007 | 841 views

Introducing Lifelinks Inc

By Alpha Lebbie,PV Bureau Chief, USA. Lifelinks Inc. is a human service organization founded in 1955 by the current Chief Executive Officer, Yvonne (...)

| November 2007 | 1476 views

Abundant Prosperity is Your Divine Birthright

By Dr. Norm Williams Have you ever wondered why people who work very hard have little to show for their labour compared to those who expend relatively (...)

| November 2007 | 907 views

Racism is Dead, Long Live Racism! Part II

In the first installment of his five-part article, Dr. Charles Quist-Adade(photo) traced the origin of “race” and racism and argued that the twin notions are (...)

| October 2007 | 1813 views

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala appointed World Bank MD

World Bank President, Robert Zoellick, recently announced the appointment of Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the Bank’s Managing Director. Making the (...)

| October 2007 | 29211 views

Claiming refugee status at the US-Canada border

Notice to persons in the US who wish to claim refugee status at the Canadian border. There is no “Special Program” for Haitians, Mexicans or persons of any (...)

| September 2007 | 2096 views

Naomi Klein’s "Shock Doctrine"

Seven years after the publication of "No Logo" launched her career as a populist, anti-globalization guru, Canada’s Naomi Klein is back in bookstores this (...)

| September 2007 | 901 views

Racism is Dead, Long Live Racism!

In this first of his five-part article, Dr. Charles Quist-Adade, Sociology professor at Kwantlen University College, Surrey, B.C., Canada, sheds light on (...)

| August 2007 | 1328 views

Hi-Tech concerts for Planet Earth and 7-7-7

By Abayomi Charles Roberts in Edmonton, Canada Saturday July 7, 2007 had a special meaning - bordering on superstition - to millions of people all (...)

| July 2007 | 825 views