Culture

by / on December 8, 2011 at 6:59 pm / in Culture, Editorials, Education, Government, Media

Why “Occupy” Scares Right-Wing Propagandists

By OcJim For some time the right wing has controlled the media message. They have controlled the main-stream media and Fox News with two tools: first of all ownership is in the hands of monolithic corporations and corporate values dominate the content and therefore, the message; secondly, the right-wing controls the language, at least the operative words with the right […]

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by / on December 5, 2011 at 2:49 pm / in Culture, Editorials, Education, Society

German Cultural Taboos

Shared By: Mark F. Weber @ My German Travels Avoid stumbling over German cultural taboos while traveling in Deutschland for business or pleasure. The German people are very gracious when a visitor shakes their cultural norms. To show respect, especially in business, understand Germany‚Äôs customs and avoid stepping into a taboo hole. What is common in America and other countries, […]

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