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Creativity builds nations | Muthoni Drummer Queen

Between 2004 and 2008, I unsuccessfully tried to get into the Kenyan music industry. But the recurring answer from producers was I was not Kenyan enough. Meaning what? I didn’t sing fully in the slang derivative of Kiswahili and I didn’t sing enough party tracks, so they said Kenyans wouldn’t listen to a Kenyan who… Read More »

GAO: America’s Money Matters – Understanding the Nation’s Long-Term Fiscal Health

[ Music ] Hi. I’m Kerstin, an analyst at the U.S. Government Accountability Office. Politicians, talking heads, and analysts like me are always talking about how large the debt is, and how the debt will be passed down to my generation, my kids’ generation, and maybe even my grandkids’ generation. The debt is part of… Read More »

Making Tough Choices with Kid President

2011 Dodge Lecture – Food Systems, Famines & Human Rights 9/27/2011 – Olivier De Schutter

Welcome everyone my name is Bob Lawrence, I direct the Center for a Livable Future and I’m really delighted that you’re all here for the eleventh by Edward and Nancy Dodge lecture we’ve had a distinguished group of people come over the years and today we are adding another wonderful jewel to that crown of… Read More »

São Paulo: South America’s MEGACITY

The dramatic cliffs and endless beaches of Rio de Janeiro makes it the city that probably first comes to mind when you think of Brazil. São Paulo, the largest metropolis in the southern hemisphere, is the true economic engine of the world’s sixth most populous country. In 1554, Catholic missionaries with the help of indigenous… Read More »

Health for All

>>Please do take your seats so we can start now, in the next five seconds. Please do take your seats. I know that you have more important stuff to do, once eeverybody is seated. So here we are in this very important session, very important early morning session and I’m – all of us are… Read More »

An Undeserved Community: Providing sex ed and reproductive health care

This is downtown El Centro. It’s kind of abandoned I guess you can say. It’s kind of boarded up, but I love this place. I do love my community. It’s so small and everyone just helps everyone, it’s so great. The only downfall in my opinion is opportunity here. There’s not much of it. Robert… Read More »

Our Miss Brooks: The Bookie / Stretch Is In Love Again / The Dancer

colgate that’ll dreamed a cleaner but while you clean your teeth and help stop to think eight and blasted cream shampoo with purcell plumbers to run some of their review on this brought starring steve martin time once again one of the company that was sort of all those worlds under the direction of analysts… Read More »