How China’s patriotic education became one of the ‘longest successful propaganda campaigns’

[ad_1] Arthur Wang still remembers what his primary school teacher told him about the Chinese national flag. Key points: Patriotic education is compulsory in China It was introduced following the 1989 Tiananmen Square student protest Chinese President Xi Jinping wants to strengthen it further “If the flag falls on the ground, you must pick it up … Read more

Etihad Credit Insurance shareholders laud the Federal Company’s performance in 2020

[ad_1] His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade and Deputy Chairman of Etihad Credit Insurance Board of Directors, chairing the meeting DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, July 4, 2021 / — Etihad Credit Insurance, the UAE’s Federal export credit company, held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to review … Read more

Why Sectoral Bargaining Matters for the Labor Movement

[ad_1] On March 9, 2021, the US House of Representatives passed the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act to increase federal protections against some of the systemic violations of worker freedoms. The PRO Act would revise key pieces of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) of 1935, providing real financial punishments for violations of … Read more

WTJU combining education with all that jazz | Local News

[ad_1] WTJU personalities Dave Rogers, from left, and Rus Perry discuss programming at the University of Virginia-owned radio station. Perry’s two-year, 100-hour Jazz at 100 series is the basis for a new online jazz course being developed at the station.  COURTESY WTJU Some questions in jazz music, such as why Charles Mingus named a song … Read more

The Times view on the 73rd birthday of the NHS: Health and Wealth | Comment

[ad_1] Politicians have lauded the NHS after a difficult year, but continue to dodge questions about its long-term funding ROBERT MELEN/ALAMY The NHS may be the most celebrated septuagenarian in the world. Britons have applauded it from the doorstep, children have adorned their windows with rainbow drawings to express the nation’s gratitude, and its 73rd … Read more

Meet the sisters behind the new online Irish knitwear brand

[ad_1] Sisters Ruth and Jane Flanagan have always shared a love of fashion – proven in their much-loved blog Style Ignite. Now the Louth-born siblings are enjoying their first foray into the online fashion world with an exciting new Irish knitwear brand bringing stylish, sustainable and comfortable clothing to the fore. oving home from London … Read more

Software program bridges the education gap

[ad_1] Waterford UPSTART Program addresses educational achievement gap With the potentially long-lasting effects of coronavirus pandemic learning, there’s a plan to catch up those who may be falling behind. MILWAUKEE – In an effort to address the achievement gap now and at an early age, the state is providing funding to an education nonprofit to … Read more

Tesla Model S Plaid goes up for grabs in fight for climate change policies

[ad_1] There are many reasons why someone would want to drive the Tesla Model S Plaid. There’s the vehicle’s supercar-beating performance, with its 0-60 mph time of 1.99 seconds, its 60-130 mph acceleration in 4.71 seconds, and its top speed of 200 mph. The Model S Plaid is equipped to the brim with Tesla’s latest … Read more