Why China’s Social Credit System Is Worse Than You Think

Why China’s Social Credit System Is Worse Than You Think

This exploration was made possible by CuriosityStream, The year is 2084. A Chinese citizen with an authentic Chinese name, Winston Smith, has decided to venture from his apartment to a seedier part of the city. But he isn’t looking for a typical dark alley product or service. No. He’s purchasing a forbidden blank paper book, […]

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Personal Struggles with Relativism

Personal Struggles with Relativism

Go to Amy now in Radford, Virginia watching us on Facebook Live. Thanks for watching on Facebook Live, Amy. You are on with Dr. Edward Sri. Hey gentlemen, thanks for taking my question. It’s actually a two-part question. So from what I’m understanding is that this book has seven tips to respond to relativism. However […]

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Interview with Gil Stein

Interview with Gil Stein

Welcome to the Oriental Institute’s Oral History Project. Today is Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, and I’m here in the Research Archives with the head of the Research Archives, Foy Scalf. I’m Anne Flannery, the OI’s archivist and our IT Specialist Knut Boehmer is behind the camera. We are here today with Gil Stein, Professor of […]

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Pop Culture’s Highs and Lows

Pop Culture’s Highs and Lows

>>>THE DEATH OF ARETHA FRANKLIN UNITING THE COUNTRY, “BLACK PANTHER” BREAKING RACIAL BARRIERS, AND PRESIDENT TRUMP CHOOSING TO SIT WITH KANYE WEST INSTEAD OF HIS OWN CABINET MEMBERS. THESE ARE JUST SOME OF THE KEY PIVOTAL MOMENTS OF 2018. WHILE EVERY YEAR IS DEFINED BY ITS TOP POLITICAL, SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL MOMENTS, WE NOW TAKE […]

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Born Sexy Yesterday

Born Sexy Yesterday

Tron: Legacy, Disney’s neon infused sequel to the 1982 classic, includes a particularly egregious example of a trope that has bothered me for years. QUORRA: “I’m Quorra!” It’s a gendered convention that will be instantly familiar to science fiction fans. The convention shows up over and over again in speculative media, but it didn’t have […]

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Title VI Workshop: Preparing Students for High Need Occupations – September 19, 2017

Title VI Workshop: Preparing Students for High Need Occupations – September 19, 2017

TIM DUVALL: Welcome to our first session. It is called Preparing Students for High-Need Occupations. We have Joyce Steffan from Ohio State University and Eric Feldman from Florida International University. They’re going to talk to us today about a couple of programs that they’ve run, very successful programs, in fact, award winning, in fact, programs, […]

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Bessie Dendrinos Talk (Nov 2015) – Plurilingualism

Bessie Dendrinos Talk (Nov 2015) – Plurilingualism

thank you for coming. You heard Panagiota calling me, I’m calling you by your first name if you don’t mind, saying that I’m “Dendrinou” but my name is “Dendrinos”, and that’s because in Greek women are possessed. It’s the possessive of the nominative, so whereas the male is “Dendrinos” in this case the female is […]

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Part 4: Clinical Care and LTSS Recommendations

Part 4:  Clinical Care and LTSS Recommendations

>>WELCOME BACK, EVERYONE. FOR OUR AFTERNOON SESSION WHICH IS ENTIRELY DEVOTED TO RECOMMENDATIONS. SO I’M GOING TO START WITH A BRIEF INTRODUCTION ABOUT THE PROCESS, HOW WE GOT HERE AND THEN I’M GOING TO TURN IT OVER TO OUR THREE SUBCOMMITTEE CHAIRS WHO ARE SITTING UP HERE WITH US. WE’LL GO FROM THERE. SO JUST […]

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The Archaeology of North Africa: State of the Field 2014 – Friday, Nov. 14th

The Archaeology of North Africa: State of the Field 2014 – Friday, Nov. 14th

Welcome, everybody. Welcome to Rhode Island Hall. Welcome to Brown University. My name is Sue Alcock. I’m the director of the Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World. And I’d like to welcome you to what is the fifth installment of what has actually turned into a sort of a signature event of the […]

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Architect Interview: Starting a firm with Oscia Wilson on Business of Architecture TV P2

Architect Interview: Starting a firm with Oscia Wilson on Business of Architecture TV P2

Intro: This is The Business of Architecture. Helping architects conquer the world. And here is your host Enoch Sears.>>So I’d like to welcome everybody out here today. This is Business of Architecture blog webcast and today we have the honor of having Oscia Wilson with us. She is the owner of Boiled Architecture and Oscia […]

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