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A Police Shooting: Understanding Both Sides

By Dr. Denise R. Ames, Center for Global Awareness A police shooting of an unarmed victim. An image of the event quickly comes to my mind: an unarmed black man shot by a white police officer. The media has conditioned … Continue reading

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Finland: Espousing Values of Honesty, Hard-Work, and Equality in a Globalized World

The solid Lutheran Church towered above the town plaza in central Helsinki, Finland. Flanking the church on one side was an academic institution and on the other side political offices, while the marketplace stretched out before the church to the … Continue reading

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Five Worldviews: The Way We See the World, Part 4

The Center for Global Awareness is launching a new initiative in the fall of 2017 called Global Awareness Conversation and Study Circles or Gather for short. The mission of Gather is to enhance adult learners’ global awareness by offering conversation … Continue reading

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Five Worldviews: The Way We See the World, Part 3

The Center for Global Awareness is launching a new initiative in the fall of 2017 called Global Awareness Conversation and Study Circles or Gather for short. The mission of Gather is to enhance adult learners’ global awareness by offering conversation … Continue reading

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Five Worldviews: The Way We See the World, Part 2

The Center for Global Awareness is launching a new initiative in the fall of 2017 called Global Awareness Conversation and Study Circles or Gather for short. The mission of Gather is to enhance adult learners’ global awareness by offering conversation … Continue reading

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Five Worldviews: The Way We See the World, Part 1

The Center for Global Awareness is launching a new initiative in the fall of 2017 called Global Awareness Conversation and Study Circles or Gather for short. The mission of Gather is to enhance adult learners’ global awareness by offering conversation … Continue reading

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A Populist Worldview, Part II

With bubbling tensions simmering in a cauldron, along comes the 2016 presidential election. Just a year ago, no one would have imagined that the forces of globalization would be challenged from both the left and right. The Populist Worldview was … Continue reading

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