Can a language without a home survive?

By New Internationalist Yiddish has a reputation for being intrinsically funny – but, says Alex Hacillo, there are better reasons for ensuring it doesn’t die out. Read on…. Source: http://www.newint.org/blog/2014/04/17/yiddish-language-survival/      Share this:

Healing Music

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By noreply@blogger.com (Carl Kline) A recent Tenors concert at the Performing Arts Center here in Brookings was awesome. Aside from the fact that you had four of the most powerful and musically intelligent singers on the planet, these men were…

The promise of shareholder activism?

By Eric Stoner by Eric Stoner Recently, ExxonMobile made headline news for agreeing to shareholder requests for greater transparency regarding risks associated with its fossil fuel assets and shale gas activities. In late March, the company agreed to publish information…