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  • October 27, 2010 • Indonesia, The Globalist Notebook, Theme • Views: 801

    Indonesia: A Reporter’s Notebook

    Every article in the Globalist is a composition, made from pages and pages of notes that you, the reader, will never see. Each day on a reporting trip is full of details and insights: some pertinent to a reporter’s article, some not....

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  • October 10, 2010 • Blogs, The World at Yale • Views: 511

    Welcome to The World at Yale

    The World at Yale is a new blogging initiative for the Globalist. In this space you’ll soon find coverage of a broad range of international events happening at Yale. Each week, incredible speakers come to Yale from around the globe...

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  • September 23, 2010 • Blogs, The Globalist Notebook • Views: 597

    Inconclusion Jerusalem

    JERUSALEM—My last days in the city left me far from comfortable. I saw many infuriating things, but one that especially sticks out in my memory was actually one of the most benign. By Diana Saverin...

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  • August 20, 2010 • Blogs, The Globalist Notebook • Views: 592

    Looking Back on South Africa

    The “township tours,” which show off poverty in order to make a profit, are popular attractions for foreign tourists. They make me uncomfortable, in spite of the fact that some of the money goes to people in need who might have no...

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  • August 16, 2010 • Blogs, The Globalist Notebook • Views: 550

    Lib Dems & Coalition: Final Thoughts

    by Nikita Lalwani NEW YORK—Although Parliament was officially in recess, my last week working in Westminster was one of the most exciting for my office. On Friday, Prime Minister David Cameron announced that he wanted to introduce term...

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  • July 30, 2010 • Blogs, The Globalist Notebook • Views: 580

    Cup of Contrast (a World Cup Flashback)

    by Jake Amatruda SOUTH AFRICA – This is a country full of contrasts, where first world and third world rub together every day. In Soweto, an area called Diepkloof Extension is full of houses that wouldn’t seem out of place in Beverly...

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  • June 20, 2010 • Blogs, The Globalist Notebook • Views: 537

    Fasting for Peace

    by Diana Saverin JERUSALEM–Starting last night, the Jewish fast of Tisha B’Av began. At 7 P.M., restaurants closed, and a strange quiet hung over the city.  Recreational spots across the country have also been shut down for the 25...

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  • June 17, 2010 • Blogs, The Globalist Notebook • Views: 598

    City of Cyclists

    by Sarah Armitage COPENHAGEN — As part of our Yale-organized housing in Copenhagen, each of the eleven Yale students here received a free public transportation pass — valid for whatever trips we might take on the bus, the metro, the S...

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  • May 31, 2010 • Reporting Trips • Views: 459

    Thank You!

    Dear Readers, It was a pleasure keeping this blog during our amazing (albeit brief) time in Indonesia. As you all know from reading the posts on this site we had some incredible and unexpected opportunities. It is hard to relay how much we...

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  • May 28, 2010 • Jakarta, Reporting Trips • Views: 501

    A Day in Jakarta

    represented by the contents of my backpack. by Christina...

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