Culture

The Blackfoot Confederacy and its Culture – what may their Future Hold?

The Blackfoot people is made up of four nations. These nations include the Piegan Blackfeet, Siksika, Piikani Nation, and Kainai. The four nations come together to make up what is known as the Blackfoot Confederacy, meaning that they have banded together to help one another.

The kids may not be speaking your language, but they're still alright

Since the dawn of time, people have complained about how ‘young people’ speak. Look in the comments section of any website, especially on an article dealing with language or grammar, and you’ll find ‘purist-and-proud-of-it’ commenters who insist that proper language is necessary for proper comprehension and communication, that the English language as we know it is in a serious state of endangerment.

Keeping an Eye on China

Emerging super-power or developing country? Communist dictatorship or economic miracle of free-market enterprise? What’s happening in China and what’s been going on since Chairman Mao’s successor Deng Xiaoping declared in 1985, that “it’s okay for some people to get rich first”?

HARRY POTTER - A Window on the Soul of our Culture?

J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series, is a billionaire and one of the richest women in the world. 400 Million copies of her 7 book Potter series have been sold world wide.