China is trying to hide a dirty secret in the far northwest corner of the country. What we know about it illustrates how the leadership thinks of China, and how it relates to the rest of the world. Xi Jinping, the president and Communist Party leader, is engaged in a global charm offensive, aided in part by the utter lack of charm emanating from the White House these days. Washington rejects global action on climate change; Beijing claims leadership. Washington seeks me-first trade deals; Xi positions China as the standard bearer for win-win free trade. The U.S. turns inward; China invests billions in infrastructure for a new Silk Road. Most of these moves benefit China, too. Some are primarily self-serving. They boost Chinese influence, provide avenues for the flow of raw materials, and may offer an outlet for excess labor and capital. So when you strip away the smiles and handshakes, the policies often are transactional and nationalistic; in other words, a lot like current U.S. … [Read more...] about As Trump turns the U.S. inward, China is bolstering its international reputation. But then there are the internment camps.
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.......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... ..........On March 22, Kelly Asbell had to be hospitalized again. She’s been in a hospital bed ever since.One day earlier, the Valparaiso mother of 10-year-old twins celebrated her 40th birthday – a milestone in her sickly life – by performing 40 acts of kindness for strangers. Kelly Asbell walks with her daughter in the hall at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago.I shadowed Asbell on her birthday as she delivered fresh tulips to an old woman in a nursing home, dropped off coins at a laundromat, put quarters into candy machines, left toys on a playground and juice boxes at a day care center, among other gestures.ADVERTISEMENT“I wasn’t expected to live past my teenage years,” she told me.At 10, she was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, an inherited … [Read more...] about ‘I feel so blessed to be alive’
Saturday, April 14, 2018 by: JD Heyes Tags: campus insanity, Collapse, college campuses, college students, dysfunctional millenials, grades, intellectual laziness, Ivy League, out of control, profoundly unintellectual, public education, public schools, sheeple, stupid, universities (Natural News) Two veteran academics recently offered their views on the state of higher education today in America, and frankly, their assessments are chilling. As reported by The College Fix, the academics say today’s college students have no time for “intellectual curiosity,” and they are “situationally confused.” What’s more, students’ sexual promiscuity, which appears to be at an all-time high, is about the only aspect of their lives universities refuse to regulate. The sited noted further: Two veteran academics who have diagnosed different plagues in modern higher education have little optimism for young people entering college for the foreseeable … [Read more...] about Professors who have taught college courses for decades say the system is broken as higher ed has become “profoundly unintellectual”
April 3, 1917 April 9, 2018 Edith Wilson Price Sloop, of Blacksburg, Va., passed peacefully into eternity on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Kroontje Health Center. She was born on April 3, 1917 in Newport, Va. She was preceded in death by her husband, Karl Valentine (K.V.) Sloop, of Towson, MD; her parents, Arthur and Mary Price, of Newport; her sister, Dorothy Kinzie, of Newport; her brother Harry Price, of Gulfport, Miss.; her brother James Price, of Newport; and her nephew Gerald Kinzie, of Newport. Edith is survived by her nephews, J.D. Price (Cory) of Christiansburg, Va.; Billy Kinzie (Clara) of Newport, Va.; and Joe Price of Columbia, S.C.; and her nieces, Melanie Rader (Brian), of Blacksburg, Va.; Sharon Macintosh (John), of Columbia, S.C.; and Kelly Price, of Columbia, S.C. She also has numerous nieces and nephews from the Sloop family of whom she was very fond. Edith graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University with a degree in education. She went on to teach … [Read more...] about Sloop, Edith Wilson Price
Split View Views Article contents Figures & tables Video Audio Supplementary Data PDF Cite Citation J. Kim; Development of public health in America: ‘Guaranteed Issue’ mandates, Journal of Public Health, Volume 39, Issue 3, 1 September 2017, Pages 433–439, https://doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdw055 Download citation file: RIS (Zotero) EndNote BibTex Medlars ProCite RefWorks Reference Manager © 2018 Oxford University Press Close Permissions Share Email Twitter Facebook Navbar Search Filter All All Journals Mobile Microsite Search Term Sign In Register Close search filter All All Journals search input Advanced Search Today, the USA is struggling to balance access to healthcare for all its citizens with constraints of the federal budget and precepts of the US Constitution. This political … [Read more...] about Development of public health in America: ‘Guaranteed Issue’ mandates