Noam Chomsky – Best Speech In 2018 — trustylimbs | Talks about the major threats to the human race and other important issues of today.

Noam Chomsky talks about the major threats to the human race and other important issues of today. Avram Noam Chomsky (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, social critic and political activist. Sometimes described as “the father of modern linguistics”, Chomsky is also a major figure in analytic philosophy and…

After Manas, My Kyrgyz, Your Chingiz — Written by Alva Robinson Photographed by Seitek Moldokasymov on Aramco World com | Chingiz Aitmatov was a literary giant who published more than 30 works that have been translated into more than 170 languages

The path to the universe starts from the village. In Kyrgyzstan’s northwestern province of Talas, bordering Kazakhstan, lies a village along an unpaved road. At its entrance a sign reads in Kyrgyz: “The path to the universe starts from the village.” Just above it appears a silhouette portrait of its famous native son and author…

Maas in Ireland: “A strong Europe needs strong foundations” —- Federal Foreign Office of Germany | Multilateralism is in our DNA – German Foreign Minister

Speaking at the annual meeting of Ireland’s Ambassadors and Consuls General, the German Foreign Minister underlined Germany’s close partnership with Ireland for a united Europe Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and his Irish counterpart Simon Coveney, © Thomas Trutschel/photothek.net At the invitation of his Irish counterpart Simon Coveney, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas addressed Ireland’s Ambassadors and…

Video: Sturm – Wie man Gebäude davor schützt — Bundesamt für Bevölkerungsschutz u. Katastrophenhilfe | How to protect your building against heavy strom

Videoreihe: Baulicher Bevölkerungsschutz für alle Wetterlagen Mit unserer Videoreihe „Baulicher Bevölkerungsschutz für alle Wetterlagen“ informieren wir Sie in den kommenden Wochen über vorbeugende Maßnahmen für den Schutz Ihres Hauses oder Wohnung. Unser fünftes Thema: Sturm. Gerade im Winterhalbjahr entstehen zum Teil sehr heftige Stürme über dem Nordatlantik. Dann ist der Temperaturunterschied zwischen dem Nordpol und…

Rashida Tlaib, making history as the first Palestinian American woman in Congress on her way to the Capitol building to be sworn into office.

  As Rashida Tlaib is sworn-in, empowered Palestinian women & those around the world, respond with #TweetYourThobe .. for a free Palestine pic.twitter.com/2la2TApq4v — Days of Palestine (@DaysofPalestine) January 4, 2019 From the youngest woman to the first Muslim female representatives, no other US Congress has looked like this. pic.twitter.com/DAgQOIUr9j — Al Jazeera English (@AJEnglish)…

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! May Mawlana Hazar Imam's grace smile down on you this year so that you can be his true murid! Clip courtesy of The Ismaili on YouTube – Mawlana Hazar Imam's Diamond Jubilee visit to the UK.https://t.co/7M948OP3Iv#Ismaili #Ismailism… https://t.co/Ms3mUC6u05 pic.twitter.com/mBcRHLEMng — Ismaili Gnosis (@IsmailiGnosis) December 31, 2018

Qualities of a Da’i — Nimira’s Blog

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Qualities of a da’i: piety, humility, generosity, forgiveness, ability to protect the weak The Arabic term ‘da’i’ literally meaning ‘one who summons,’ or ‘calls for a particular cause,’ was applied by several Muslim groups to designate their missionaries, but in the Ismaili tradition, the term referred to an authorised…

USA: Medicare for All – How Can We Pay for It? — The Real News com | Prof. Robert Pollin and Michael Lighty discuss the findings of a new study by the Political Economy Research Institute at UMass Amherst

Prof. Robert Pollin and Michael Lighty discuss the findings of a new study by the Political Economy Research Institute at UMass Amherst. The study finds Medicare for All could reduce total healthcare spending by 10 percent, while creating stable access to good care and improving the health of all U.S. residents Contextual Content The Study:…