USA: Immigration Policy, Caravans, and Protests

Poster Spotlight on the zero tolerance program of the Trump Administration. Questions What are the immigration proposals? Who are the local reporters, activists and politicians working along the border? February 2019 What we know about the migrant caravan waiting at the Texas-Mexico border – Texas Tribune One caravan is in Piedras Negras, another is making …

Earthstrong 2019

Graphic February 6 celebrate Bob Marley’s 74th earthstrong (birthday). Public activities take place at the Bob Marley Museum from 10am-10pm in Jamaica. Some of the party is streamed live online. Partners and sponsors: Digicel, Starlight Productions, Wisynco, Public Broadcasting Corporation of Jamaica, AV Concepts, Pure National Ice, Viking Productions, Jamaica Observer, Irie fm, and Hope …

Superbowl 2019

Photo: Tejate Bowl Our coverage of headlines, tweets and commercials from the 2019 Super Bowl between the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots in Atlanta, Georgia. An estimated $6 billion was wagered on the game. Streaming nfl.com/super-bowl/ways-to-watch Headlines https://www.boston.com/sports/new-england-patriots/2019/02/03/cj-anderson-tom-brady-super-bowl-eve https://www.thelines.com/super-bowl-how-much-money-bet/ https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/the-secret-to-the-rams-blocking-success-isnt-the-linemen-its-sean-mcvay/ https://www.theringer.com/nfl/2019/1/29/18202553/gerard-whateley-australian-broadcaster-super-bowl https://www.thenation.com/article/rams-stan-kroenke-patriots-super-bowl Commercials T-Mobile … Andy Warhol … Audi … Stella Artois … …

Australia 2019

Australia flag Rolling coverage of news in Australia January Australia desperate to ride ‘wave of outbound travel the world has never seen’ 20 good reasons to call a federal election right now with your favourite endangered psephologist Snitty the Cassowary! A cartoon. https://t.co/VF0NcZBJbS — F Onthemoon (@firstdogonmoon) January 22, 2019 Macquarie Dictionary’s Word of the …

Townsville 2019

Buzzwords Flooding in Townsville, Australia, February 2019 Headlines Townsville is copping an unprecedented rainfall event — and it’s far from over ‘Last night was crazy’: Flash flooding hits suburbs north of Townsville again Embedded Tweets Drone vision of the Burdekin River in flood over Macrossan Bridge, west of #Townsville—taken by Charters Towers Regional Council. There are numerous …

Wild USA 2019 Shutdown

Buzzwords Curating the stories documenting the impact on US national parks because of the 2018-2019 Trump Shutdown. Headlines How you can help national parks recover from the shutdown (because they need it) As Joshua Tree reopens, anger over damage to economy, environment – LA Times https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jan/25/death-valley-national-park-damage-offroaders-shutdown National parks cautiously brace for long weekend amid shutdown …

Henderson Libraries Anniversary

Logo February 2 – Block Party Saturday Morning in Henderson, Nevada. 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of Henderson Libraries. February 2 (9am-1pm) Paseo Verde Library hosts a block party featuring a petting zoo, food truck, and Raider Nation. Also enjoy a snapshot of Henderson via archived photographs and local history from the 1940s. Plus, make …

Challenge: Responsible Travel Week #rtweek19

Challenge Welcome to Responsible Travel Week 2019, February 11-17. This page will be updated before and during the week. Background Planeta.com invites readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week, February 11-17. 2019 is the 11th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and Planeta.com‘s 20th year of innovative, community-driven, online conferencing. Participation is free …

International Year of Indigenous Languages Launch

Poster February 1 the United Nations celebrated the launch of the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Videos http://webtv.un.org/live-now/watch/general-assembly-high-level-plenary-meeting-for-the-global-launch-of-the-international-year-of-indigenous-languages/5970440811001 02:48:19 English 1 Feb 2019 General Assembly: High-level plenary meeting for the global launch of the International Year of Indigenous Languages The event marks the beginning of the International Year of Indigenous Languages and will offer an …

New Directions in the Study of Culture: Anthropology at its Borders

Happening now in Merida, Yucatan The international conference New Directions in the Study of Culture: Anthropology at its Borders (Nuevos Acercamientos en el Estudio de la Cultura: La Antropología en sus Límites) takes place this week January 28-30 in the Auditorium of the Facultad de Ciencias Antropológicas, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. The conference is streamed …